Jean Rene Gauguin, Porcelain Sculpture, "Europa", For: Bing and Grundle, Year:1925 Paris Expo., Condition: Perfect no repairs. 28"H X 27"W
Jean Gauguin was Paul Gauguin's Son
Wonderful hard copy book chronicling the historic Farm Aid concert. The book is a first edition printed in 2005 and is an autographed copy by the concert's organizer and top bill performer Willie Nelson. The book measures 11" wide by 9 3/4" high and is in very good condition with original dust jacket and no staining, soiling, or tears to the pages.
Following a B&W Photo Portrait captioned LEO N. LEVI... Title page reads as follows: MEMORIAL VOLUME/ LEO N. LEVI/ I.O.B.B./ 1905/ PRINTED BY/ HAMBURGER PRINTING CO./ 63-69 ,MARKET STREET,/ CHICAGO, ILL. 342p; 8vo;
very little wear for 96years of age; grade is VG+ and some may grade higher. Mr. LEVI Fought Against the Persecution of RUSSIAN JEWS. Has a previous owner's name in Pencil front. Interesting BOOK.
Following FRONTISPIECE of the STATUE PHOTO ILLUS. Title page reads as follows: PROCEEDINGS UPON THE/ UNVEILING OF THE/ STATUE OF/ BARON VON STEUBEN/ MAJOR GENERAL AND INSPECTOR GENERAL IN THE/ CONTINENTAL ARMY DURING THE/ REVOLUTIONARY WAR/ IN WASHINGTON, D.C., DECEMBER 7, 1910/ AND UPON THE/ PRESENTATION OF THE REPLICA TO/ HIS MAJESTY THE GERMAN EMPEROR/ AND THE GERMAN NATION/ IN POTSDAM, SEPTEMBER 2, 1911/ ERECTED BY THE CONGRESS OF/ THE UNITED STATES/ COMPILED BY GEORGE H...
Title page reads as follows: THE HEROES by CHARLES KINGSLEY, etc.
This is a STORIES for CHILDREN ca. 1875- 1900 beautifully gilded cover plus color plates. Stories of Perseus, Argonauts, Theseus. A Duodecimo Book. Condition is VG+ to NF with light interior oxidation
This is an ANTIQUE WAVERLY GALLERY 1841. Title page reads as follows:
THE/ WAVERLEY GALLERY/ OF THE/ Principal Female Characters/ IN/ SIR WALTER SCOTT'S ROMANCES./ FROM ORIGINAL PAINTINGS BY EMINENT ARTISTS.
ENGRAVED UNDER THE SUPERINTENDENCE/ OF/ CHARLES HEATH./ LONDON:/ TILT
AND BOGUE, FLEET STREET. XDCCCXLI. Approx...
Luke Vincent Lockwood is author of this 3rd ed. (2 volumes in 1) work COLONIAL FURNITURE IN AMERICA (Castle Books, New York, 1951). Orig. pub. in 1913 by Scribner's. This hardback (with so-so dj) is 11.25" x 7-7/8" and 398+354 pages. Important reference book with numerous photograph illustrations of antique William and Mary, Dutch, Chippendale, Hepplewhite, Sheraton, Empire, Gothic styles...
This is the BOOK: A CONNOTARY DEFINITIONS NOT FOUND IN DICTIONARIES. Authored and signed by a former Governor of VIRGINIA, GARLAND POLLARD, there are 118p; 7 5/8" X 4 7/8"; multiple illustrations; grade is VG+ NF. Entertainment and Humor, 1935 4th Printing
Henry Lionel Williams and Ottalie K. Williams are authors of this classic reference book ANTIQUES IN INTERIOR DESIGN (1966, A.S. Barnes). This hardback (with chipped, stained dj) is 11.25" x 10.25" and 387 pages. Features 445 black and white photographs to illustrate various room settings. Detailed, conversational text. Arranged in two parts. Part I focuses on individual rooms, such as the Drawing Room, the Living Room, the Dining Room, the Entrance Hall, the Bedroom, Decoration of Kitchens, etc...
Edward and Sheila Malakoff's highly prized c1990 book showing the exceptional beauty of Pairpoint glass lamps which has been cherished since their origin in New Bedford, Massachusetts, between 1907 and 1929. The complete range and diversity of these magnificent, softly glowing works of art are shown together in this useful source and reference...
This is Ms. Thuro's companion book to Oil Lamps I. The focus here is on rare cased glass, colored glass and composite kerosene lamps and in combination with Oil Lamps I, is a valued addition to a complete study of the kerosene lamp. Has a 1998 Price Guide and is in hard cover measuring 9" by 12".
This is the BOOK: CHINA COLLECTING IN AMERICA ALICE M. EARLE 1892 1ST ED. From a former Antique dealer's personal Collection the size is 8 5/8" X 6 1/2"; 429p; MULTI Illustrations; light corner wear but no tears. Want it? Get it. Hard to find Antique here.
Nice vintage embossed Halloween post card showing a boy carrying a black cat past a glowing jack-o'lantern. The illustration is unsigned, but looks like the work of Ellen Clapsaddle. Marked on the front with the letters "LSC" around a circle with a "C" in it. The back is marked "Series 226E". Unused. Circa 1910. Condition: softening along edges, nice color.
Cute embossed Halloween post card illustrating a boy using a giant jack o'lantern to scare a grown man. The man's hair is sticking straight up and his cap is flying off! The front is marked "Copyrighted 1909 By Julius Bien & Co., N.Y.". The back is marked "'Halloween' Series Number 980". Postmarked 1909. Condition: bright coloring, some light creasing, softened edges and corners.
This is the ANTIQUE BOOK: LOVEY MARY by ALICE H. RICE 1903 CENTURY.
The size is duodecimo; 197p; some interior illus; light edge and corner wear; grade is VG VG+. Well known early 20th Century Author..
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This is the BOOK: PT 109 By ROBERT J. DONOVAN 1961 First Edition.
247p; 8vo; many B&W photo illus; dj is torn backside and nicked but normally;
plastic clear cover; hb grade is NF. From a VIRGINIA Estate of Quality Books...add this first ed. to the JFK Collection.
Autographed hardback reference book, published in 1997. 372 pages. Over 1120 illustrations. Nominated for a prize in Distinguished Scholarship, given by the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Value guide. An intimate portrait of R. Guy Cowan and his circle of family, colleagues, designers, and students...
This new hardback tells the story of Roseville Pottery (1890-1954), called "America's fastest selling decorative art pottery"! Over 800 stunning color photos depict raritie, plus shapes missing from factory pages, and dozens of unpublished factory documents...