Summerhill Gallery
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #750305 (stock #CT/001.10)
Summerhill Gallery
$8500.00
Ten magnificent double page plates of Roman processional featuring all the glories of Rome. Exquisitely designed and executed depiction of a triumphal march, each plate flowing into the next as part of one long dioarama. From Jacob Tonson's "Caesar", London, 1712. Includes a parade of Hannibal's elephants. Each plate app. 17.5" x 17.5":sheet size 24" x 19". On rag paper; some minor imperfections. Please see my blog.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349034 (stock #PBT 13011)
Summerhill Gallery
$6,800.00
The first in our series of the three most sought after, and difficult to find, of the original engravings from Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam 1705, hand colored - the "Caiman". Sheet size is 13.5" x 20". On rag paper, in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349048 (stock #PBT 13001)
Summerhill Gallery
$5,400.00
The second of the most sought after of Maria Merian's "Insects of Surinam" engravings that of the pineapple plant, Amsterdam 1705. Early hand color. On rag paper 14" x 20". In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349284 (stock #PBT 8007)
Summerhill Gallery
$5,300.00
Perhaps the second most spectacular of the tulip engravings in Basilius Besler's unsurpassed early volume of botanical engravings published early 1600's. "Tulipa Serotina" rarely comes on the market. On rag paper 16.5" x 20"; hand colored, in outstanding condition with no visible flaws.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349050 (stock #PBT 13002)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,900.00
The third of the most sought after engravings from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", the banana plant, Amsterdam 1705, hand colored. On rag paper 13.5" x 20". In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349285 (stock #PBT 8008)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,300.00
"Poeonia peregrine flore" is another rarely found and much sought after engraving from Besler's early botanical volume. 16.5" x 20" on rag paper; hand colored. Edges reinforced with framer's tape on reverse causing minor bunching at the perimeter, otherwise fine. This has been taken into account in the pricing.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #748209 (stock #S001.07)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,200.00
Custom framed set of Seven satirical lithographs of popular late Victorian sports figures by the likes of Spy, Gaf and Wag, ca 1890, and originally published in Vanity Fair. Each 18.5" wide by 25.5" high. Framed with conservation materials.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #748213 (stock #BB001.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$3200.00
Pair of original copperplate engravings on fine rag paper by Basilius Besler of chili peppers (1700's edition); hand-colored in custom finished frames. Each 29.5" wide by 33" high. Framed with conservation materials.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349267 (stock #PBT 13007)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,900.00
Marian's manioc root, snake and moth engraving from her "Insects of Surinam", early eighteenth century. Rag paper sheet 13.25" x 18.5"; hand colored - in very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349272 (stock #PBT 13005)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The "lizard and banana" engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian"s "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th c century .On rag paper sheet v13.5" x 19"; hand colored; very good condition, a little spotting, largely outside of plate marks.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349273 (stock #PBT 13011)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The Jatropha moth, lizard and manioc plant engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam, early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13" x 19"; hand colored; a little spotting at outer perimeter of image, otherwise very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349271 (stock #PBT 13009)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The "Apple Mantis" engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored and in very fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349186 (stock #PBT 13010)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The red ginger plant engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", early eighteenth century. On rag paper, 13.5" x 20" sheet; hand colored; in very good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349160 (stock #PBT 13004)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Another fine engraving from Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th century. This one is of the lantern flies and pomegranate flowers. On rag paper 13.5" x 20", hand colored. In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054750
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Framed botanical engravings by Basilius Besler in yellows and oranges from "Hortus Eystettensis" 1713 edition on heavy rag paper. Each is 26.5" x 30" framed; conservation framing materials used. Prints are in fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349268 (stock #PBT 13006)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
Maria Sybilla Merian's engraving of the cashew plant, from her "Insects of Surinam" early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored; in very fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1054569
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
Large scale framed lithograph of the Royal Mail Steamship "Persia" by N Currier after the original by Charles Parsons. Marked "New York Published by N Currier 152 Nassau St" with a date of 1855. Overall framed size of 31.5" x 25"; framed with conservation materials. Print is in very good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349269 (stock #PBT 13008)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
The soursop with owlet moth engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored; in very nice condition.