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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1197784 (stock #384)
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$1,495.00
This is a original 1876 chromolithograph of Archibald Willards painting Yankee Doodle or the Spirit of 76.Painted in 1875 to be displayed at the Centennial in Philadelphia the chromo was published by J.E.Ryder of Cleveland Ohio to be sold at the fair. It was printed by Clay and Cossack of Buffalo New York. This chromo is in very good condition with no scrape or damages to the surface of the print. It does have some fading or toning being 135 years old.It is laid down on a backer board...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1920 item #1194384 (stock #383)
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$425.00
This is a set of 13 original conte crayon and pencil drawings by the well listed artist George Renouard 1885-1954.They are all illustrations of scenes from the Legend of Sleepy Hollow with Ichabod Crane.In addition to paintings and etchings he also worked as a graphic illustrator.Renouard was from Rochester New York and worked in New York city.We purchased these drawings at a sale of the estate of a family friend who had a large selection of Renouards works.These are not signed but we guarantee ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1910 item #1194198 (stock #382)
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$265.00
This is a nice original proof etching by the well known artist Joseph Pennell.It is titled Windsor From Eaton.It was sold by the famous print selling firm Frederick Keppel New York. The label states that it was a proof print pulled by the artist in 1903.I found only one other copy of this print that had sold and that was a later state than this one.This is framed in its original gold frame.There is no matt burn or discoloration. It must have spent a good part of its life tucked away.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1930 item #1191442 (stock #381)
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This is a etching by the very well listed French artist Adolphe Marie Beaufrere 1876-1969.It is titled on the back La Messe en Plein Air a' Ste Anne la Palud.It is pencil signed and number 15 of 50 prints.The Breton images are from his earlier period. Image is about 8 by 10.5 inches.Currently in a simple 14 by 17 black frame as found by us. We have around 10 more etchings by this artist all framed from a estate. Most were sold and framed by a Albert Roullier Galleries in Chicago.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1187197 (stock #381)
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$425.00
This is a nice watercolor painting of a coastal village by the very well listed British artist John Hamilton Glass 1820-1885. This has nice vibrant colors and is in ex.cond. Size is 9 by 14 + mat.His specialty was harbour and coastal scenes.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1930 item #1187190 (stock #380)
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$2,195.00
This is a original oil painting illustration by William Merritt Berger for a book titled Giles of the Star by Rebecca Rice. It was published by Lothrop Lee and Shepard in Boston in the 20's.It seems to have been a tale of a boy or children that daydreamed up adventures.This painting shows 2 knights in a fight. Size is 21 by 12 1/2+ the original frame.Berger illustrated a number of books. He was born in 1872 and was from New York.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Graphic Art : Posters : Pre 1990 item #1180581 (stock #378)
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$115.00
This is a original poster for a exhibit of political and social themes in German Art 1918-1933. It was held at the Sainsbury Centre for the Arts at the University of East Anglia Norwich England in 1986. It is 23 1/3 by 16 1/2 inches in size and is in very nice condition with a few minor wrinkles.I could not find a copy anywhere on the internet.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Graphic Art : Posters : Pre 1960 item #1180570 (stock #377)
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$135.00
This is a nice original serigraph French poster from the 50's or 60's for a show at the Galerie Drouant in Paris. The artist was Darnaud.Not sure if this was Henry 1905/1985 or Maxime 1931-. A nice original show poster in fine condition other than 4 pin holes in the corners. Size is 21 by 15 1/2 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1920 item #1179266 (stock #376)
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$695.00
This is a wonderful cabinet size art glass vase by the well known firm Harrach from Bohemia. It is 5 inches tall and in perfect condition. It has relief enameled orchids on 3 sides of the vase.a similar vase was sold at Dorotheum on March 8th 2012 lot 161 for 563.00 euros. Ours seems to have nicer decoration.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1178736 (stock #375)
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This is a fine quality Grand Tour bronze of Narcissus done after the antique found in Pompeii in 1862.This one is signed G.Nisini Roma.They were one of the best foundries in Rome.He has a great antique green brown type patina to look as if he had just come out of the ground.This was a popular casting before and around the turn of the century...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1910 item #1172732 (stock #374)
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This is a large and rare charcoal drawing by Arthur Burdett Frost 1851-1928. It is titled Point of Honor. On the margin of the drawing are the words Point of Honor...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1170479 (stock #373)
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$1,195.00
This is a large 26 1/2 by 18 + margins original lithograph of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the founding of the United States done for the Centennial exhibit in Philadelphia. This is a original 2 tone litho done by George Stinson in Portland Maine. This print was never colored originally! In very good to excellent condition for its age 137 years old.There is a little corner bend at the bottom left corner otherwise no missing paper or tears and no stains.This is quite a rare print...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1170474 (stock #372)
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This is dramatic original 1864 engraving of the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation was published by Lucius Stebbins.After a painting by H. Herrick and engraved by J.W...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1165076 (stock #370)
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This is a nice large original bronze of a pair of hunting dogs by Thomas Francois Cartier 1879 1943. The French title is Cheins De Chasse.It is 15 inches tall by 16 inches wide. This was cast in 4 parts. The head and tail of the lower dog are cast individually and are just a bit loose. The rich dark brown patina is in fine condition. Cartier is most well known for his feline figures. He only did a few dog groups.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1165069 (stock #369)
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This is a interesting cast iron sculpture by the well known Animalier sculpture Christophe Fratin 1801-1864. He was one of the first French artists to do sculptures of animal subjects.He was banned from the Paris Salon from 1843 to 1850 because his animal sculpture was considered to radical.This piece titled Lion en Trainant un Sanglier (Lion Dragging a Boar) was created in 1849...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1160625 (stock #371)
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$2,895.00
This is a great Grand Tour bronze statue titled the Runner.The Greek originals were found in the Roman ruins of Herculaneum.This was produced during the latter part of the 1800's by the Fonderia Aristica Sabatino de Angelis & Fils Napoli Italy.They and Fonderia Chiurazzi were the 2 best of many foundries in Naples at the time.He stands 18 3/4 inches tall and the base is 10 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches.The bronze is in fantastic condition for its age with a nice deep brown patina...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1950 item #1158004 (stock #368)
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$185.00
This is a nice colored etching by the well listed artist and designer Leon R. Pescheret.He had a studio in Whitewater Wi. for a number of years and produced a large body of work.His etchings are in the collections of quite a few major museums.Plate size is about 9 by 12 + margins. Currently in its original 1942 silver frame which is 17 by 20. It is matted but I see no mat burns. The print is in excellent condition and color.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1148775 (stock #367)
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$425.00
This is a scarce early 1840 to 1854 Black transfer ware teapot by William Ridgeway.It is titled Wilkes Barre Vale of Wyoming. It is in good condition with a tiny flea bite on the top edge of the spout and the edge of the lid and a very small chip on the under side of the inside lip...