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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #1047885 (stock #340)
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$650.00
This is wonderful luminescent watercolor by the American Artist George Howell Gay 1858-1931.It depicts a fall marsh scene with birch trees.The image is about 8 by 18 1/2 and is in fine condition with great fresh looking colors...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1045444 (stock #339)
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$2,250.00
This is a wonderful Italian bronze by the listed artist Ezio Ceccarelli 1865-1927.This statue is done in a Italian style known as Bozzettismo which implies a casual rapidly executed sculpture in which all the masses lights shadows and surfaces are done well enough to be legible.This was popular from the 1880's to the 1930's.This group stands 22 inches tall and is about 11 inches across.It is signed by the artist and the foundry which was Vignali in Firenze.It is in absolutely wonderful condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #484852 (stock #237)
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$465.00
This is another great original watercolor by the Italian artist Maria Gianni. Bright rich colors make this a joy to look at.The detail is incredible.The image is 10 by 7 1/2 with frame size of 17 by 14. This is in the original frame and matt.The picture is in ex. condition with no foxing or spots.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1900 item #195033 (stock #46)
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SOLD
This is a rare circa 1890's poster for Bearings a weekly bike mag meant to be used at a news stand.It is 12 by 17 and is in A cond. The artist is Charles Cox
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1900 item #195029 (stock #45)
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$215.00
This is a rare news stand poster for a weekly magazine about bicycling in the 1890's. Made to be tossed out every week.It is 12 by 17 and is in A- cond with a original old fold in the middle.Signed by the artist Charles Cox.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #1068199 (stock #343)
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$185.00
This is a original gouache illustration by Bill Griffith for the August 1955 issue of Sports Afield.The story was the Saga of the Red Wolf.The art is 11 by 12 1/2+ margins and has been framed in a simple wood frame 17 1/2 by 18 1/2.Picture is in good condition but has some small spots on the right side and a light one near top center.I presume it sat around for a time before being framed.Griffith worked for Sports Afield for a number of years. He did cover art and interior illustrations.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #986074 (stock #319)
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$495.00
This is a wonderful very large 22 by 32 inches birds eye view of Philadelphia done as a supplement for Harper's Weekly in May 27 1876. This was a woodblock engraving that was sketched by Theodore Davis. In excellent condition with no holes tears or stains a miracle considering this was folded up in a issue of Harper's and probably sent thru the mail.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1900 item #289569 (stock #157)
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$175.00
A nice large Victorian art glass basket that shades from blue to white with a clear twisted glass handle.It has a ground pontil and is in perfect cond. 8 1/2 inches tall by 12 wide.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #952062 (stock #314)
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$695.00
This is a nice bronze statue of a Borzoi by the listed artist Ugo Cipriani. It is 9 1/2 inches tall with the base and about 9 inches long. This is in excellent condition and is signed on the base.It would be circa 1920/30 vintage.Works by this artist are scarce. I found 3 bronze examples searching the net.Most of the Cipriani clan worked in stone not bronze. If you collect dog statues or Borzoi items this would be a great addition to your collection.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1940 item #193644 (stock #29)
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$295.00
this is a great poster for travel in italy from 1931.It is 27 1/2 by 39 and I will rate it B+ cond. This has a water stain on the lower left corner that goes in about 4 inches and some minor wrinkling other wise in great cond. There is some shadow in my pic.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1920 item #385414 (stock #69)
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$95.00
This is a nice scarce early print of R.A.Foxes Bridal Veil Falls in Yosemite valley.The image is 6 by 8 and mounted on a sturdy backer. It comes with a original descriptive sheet about the pic and the artist. Near mint with one small spot in the sky. Shown on page 113 of Gibsons book.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #289555 (stock #156)
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$245.00
This is a interesting pr of light tan colored English handled vases with enameled floral decorations and a ground top with gold trim.They are 10 inches high and 7 wide.Better quality prs. of lg. Bristol vases are getting a lot harder to find.In very nice original cond.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1147134 (stock #365)
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$1,595.00
This is a nice large 18 inch tall bronze titled P'tit Jean Le Greffeux The Artists Father.It was done by the listed artist Jean Eugene Baffier 1851-1920.His father is shown grafting a grape vine.The bronze is in ex. condition with a rich dark greenish brown patina.This statue has sold for as high as $4500.00 in the 1990's. It weighs 33lbs. This would be a great piece for your wine cellar or tasting room!
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #798413 (stock #296)
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This is a rare cast Bronze plaque by the Metallic Compression Casting co. of Boston Ma.This co. was the 1st to make bronze hardware for buildings. Some of their door knobs have sold for over $4000.00.They started in the 1870's. I believe this plaque is from the 1870's or 80's. The quality is fantastic with very crisp detail. I presume this was some form of show piece or a advertising piece. Condition is excellent with a nice deep brown patina.Size is 11 by 8 3/4 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #191820 (stock #4)
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$895.00
This is a fabulous bronze plaque by the best French Fondeur Barbedienne. It is a scene from Fontaines fables. 10 1/2 by 8 3/4 inches heavy casting fine detail. Mercie is listed in Bermans. Circa 1870's. This is pictured in Art Bronzes by Michael Wolf page 47. Shown at the Salon of 1875.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #906172 (stock #308)
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SOLD
This is a bronze bust of CAESAR AGUSTUS.It is signed by the maker BENEDETTO BOSCHETTI ROMA. He lived from 1820 to 1860 and is well listed with a large number of bronzes in the art price guides.I could only find one comparable in size of Marc Antony and that one realized $2900.00. He did this bust in at least two sizes.Ours is the smaller version at 11 3/4 inches tall.This is in nice original condition with no dings or scratches.A nice example of a grand tour item!
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #397674 (stock #89)
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$265.00
This is a early colored lithograph of the encampment of the 25th mass infantry during the civil war.There are 3 small creases in the paper in the top edge,some toning and a couple of tiny fox spots . All in all this print is in very good condition for its age.matt opening is 12 1/2 by 16 + margins. Printed by Sarony,Major&Knapp Broadway N.Y.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #521399 (stock #240)
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stolen!
This is a wonderful period 1860's or earlier bronze sculpture by William Beattie a Englishman who exhibited at the royal academy in 1864.He was born in 1810 died 1870.I did find some listing for Parian sculptures that he did. He is listed in the major art books but they do not have very much info on him.This statue is 15 inches tall,and the stone base is 5 1/2 across.It was cast by J. Toy & Son Birmingham England. This one of a kind bronze was stolen from our shop...