All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Pre 1930 item #16457
Shirley Allen
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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
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1920 item #32213 (stock #1369)
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1920 item #32270
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1920 item #32547
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #38118
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
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #38930
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #41007
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #47889 (stock #88)
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #47902 (stock #94)
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".
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #52513
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1920 item #58218
AntiquesDC
$25.00
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1920 item #58547
AntiquesDC
$30.00
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #67225
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.. add to the collection.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #67794
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #82598
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #82599
Autographed! This best-selling 288-page hardback reference book has been newly revised for the 2nd edition. The expanded edition features 24 new color photographs (including more lookalikes and reproductions), 2001-2002 values in captions, newly documented factory shape numbers for Vista (& other lines), cross references to Crystal Green (in the Ivory shape list), and more! This is the book that introduced the popular Early Velmoss line as a ca...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #85641
This is the BOOK: WITH FEET TO THE EARTH by CHARLES M. SKINNER dated 1899. This is about Nature Walks and very well done with multi illustrations. 231p; 12mo; yes there is some foxing interior; gilded top pages; great illustrations tissue covered. Desirable ANTIQUE BOOK with Art Nouveau Influences
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #96036
This is the Book: The MUSIC DRAMAS of RICHARD WAGNER by ALBERT LAVIGNAC, 1898. 515p; 8vo; bars of music on mutiple pages; two fold out pages of music; edge wear; slight interior binding looseness; grade is VG to VG+. From a VIRGINIA collection of Antique MUSIC BOOKS. jpgs tell the rest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #107940
This is the Book: The POETICAL WORKS of SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART. 647p; 12mo; edge and corner wear; embossed cover; multiple illustrations; grade is VG. This Book is being sold for the first time on the open Secondary Market, uncirculated to the general public until now...virtually "off the Shelf" from an Exceptional Virginia Estate of Antiques and Collectibles. jpgs give much more information.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #113528 (stock #B132)
The book, THOMPSON IN AFRICA or AN ACCOUNT OF THE MISSIONARY LABORS, SUFFERINGS, TRAVELS, AND OBSERVATIONS is the compilation of the journal kept by missionary George Thompson while working at the Mendi Mission in Sierra Leone, Africa, during the period 1848-1851...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #113657 (stock #753G)
Professionally framed in an intricate, antique-look, gold gilt molding with museum quality, acid-free mat and mounting materials, this 1840, hand-colored map of Germany, Switzerland, and Northern Italy will be well-preserved for many, many years to come!

Photography was a challenge in an attempt to avoid flash reflections. As such, please note that the rich coloring- violet, yellow, green and gray- is even throughout the map.

All print and map detailing is clean and easily read...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #130903
Russian pamphlet printed in cyrillic to remember the regicide of the Czarist family murdered by the Soviet Communists-has picture of Czarina-4 inches by 3 inches-shaken -some soiling-black ribbon-printed in US in the 20s--fine piece of history
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Pre 1920 item #143088
This is an Early GEORGE WASHINGTON PINBACK POLITICAL PIN from a Maryland Estate. Transfer Print has been applied to the Base Metal; size is 7/8" in diameter. Date this One circa first 20 years of the 20th Century and the note the Condition is EXCELLENT
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Pre 1950 item #143089
This is a GEORGE WASHINGTON CENTENNIAL PINBACK Political Pin dated 1900. The front image is via transfer printing process applied to base metal. Front reads: NATIONAL CAPITAL CENTENNIAL, 1900; the back has a crossover pin and no safety mechanism. From a Kensington, Maryland Estate, suburb of Washington, D.C. Note the Condition is EXCELLENT
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1900 item #154496
This is the ANTIQUE BOOK: THE MARTIAN by GEORGE DU MAURIER published by HARPER'S in 1897. 477p; 5 1/4" X 7 1/2"; multi illustrations by the Author; oxidation on the cover; light foxing page ends; pages 424 to 438 indented at the ends; grade is VG to VG+. A Desirable and Well known Antique BOOK from a MARYLAND Estate. jpgs give more info
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1920 item #155319
This is the DECAMERON OF BOCCACCIO by GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO in 2 Volumes. Famous Medieval ITALIAN work with 700+ pages in the 2 Volumes; 8vo; gilded top pages; multi photogravure illustrations by LOUIS CHALON; ART NOUVEAU Designs dating this production ca. 1900 to 1920; grade is VG+ (some may grade higher)...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #161659
This is an Unusual ANTIQUE with Beautiful Illustrations by STUART TRAVIS. 122p; 8vo; spine has some top pull wear; edge & corner wear; each page's copy is "framed in"; grade is VG VG+. 96 Year Old DEVOTA by AUGUSTA EVANS WILSON. Excellent Period Romance
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #163172
This is the 1898 Hardbound Book: TWO LITTLE PRISONERS by THOMAS NELSON PAGE. 82p; 12mo; interior cover and endpaper has "Artwork" and pencil marks; tape from an earlier day also visible interior cover (see jpg) and back cover; all pages intact and holding; typical cover age oxidation; grade is G++ to VG. Well known author who wrote about BLACK AMERICAN subject matter. Add this ANTIQUE to the Shelf
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1930 item #164590
This rare 5-3/8" x 3-3/8" full-color souvenir postcard depicts the "Pottery Building Newcomb College, / New Orleans, La." On the back is the stock number 10215 of "Grombach-Faisans Co. Ltd., Publishers, New-Orleans, La." In the stamp region are the words "Made in Germany."

There is a bit of chipping along the bottom edge, and on all four corners. Some blackening of the image at left and right, which may be ink from the printing process (?). Still, a very desirable and early commemorativ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1920 item #164815
This auction consists of a well-worn but scarce (partial) December 1914 issue of Gustav Stickley's CRAFTSMAN Magazine. Someone has removed the Arthur Rackham illustrated article on fairies, and the back cover is also missing. But there is still plenty of interest left!

Illustrated full-page advertisements include Saxon Motor Company, Detroit automobile; American Thermos Bottle Company; Gustav Stickley, The Craftsman (MANY); Flexible Flyer (child's sled); E. C. Simmons Keen Kutter knives...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #167337
Shirley Allen
$39.95
"Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream", this is it, the first the only linen postcard reference book. Mark Werther and Lorenzo Mott have poured there Passion and Knowledge into this Magic Book.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167393
Shirley Allen
$125.00
Roy Rogers Linen Postcard (vintage), as seen in the book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" What can be said "Happy Trails To You" Condition Excellent, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167395
Shirley Allen
$75.00
The Glass Kitchen, An important and rare Linen Postcard featured in The book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 14). Condition Excellent, Unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1970 item #167396
Shirley Allen
$75.00
Linen Postcard, Howard Johnson's Rt 66, Joplin Mo. As featured in "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 75). Condition Excellent, Unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1970 item #167397
Shirley Allen
$75.00
R C A Building Rockefeller Center, At Night, New York. Photo Wendell Mc Rae. Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 98). Condition Excellent, Postaly used.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1970 item #167404
Shirley Allen
$90.00
"The Bus That Goes To Sea" 7 mile Bridge Between Miami and Key West. Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 64). Condition Excellent, unused
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167405
Shirley Allen
$75.00
"Bathing Beauty" Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 73). Condition Excellent, unused
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1950 item #167407
Shirley Allen
$90.00
Saucy Sailorette, Atlantic City N. J. 1941. Curt Teich,Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 73). Condition Excellent, unused
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1950 item #167408
Shirley Allen
$90.00
An Orchid to you from Florida, Curt Teich 1940, Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 53). Condition Excellent, unused
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167409
Shirley Allen
$150.00
Las Vegas (Lost Wages) Glitz, Vintage Linen Postcard's, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 90). Condition Excellent, unused, Los Vegas 1937, Pioneer Club 1951 from Curt Teich.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167551
Shirley Allen
$65.00
Large Letter, Greetings from NEW YORK CITY. Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 93). Condition Very Good, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1950 item #167552
Shirley Allen
$90.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 92). Condition Excellent, unused. Curt Teich Postcard 1943 "New York City".
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1950 item #167554
Shirley Allen
$75.00
"Chicago" Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 96). Condition Excellent, unused. Curt Teich 1950
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1940 item #167555
Shirley Allen
$95.00
Large Letter Postcard, Curt Teich 1938, Greetings from SAN FRANCISCO. Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 94). Condition Excellent, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1950 item #167557
Shirley Allen
$125.00
Curt Teich Postcard 1941.Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 138). Condition Excellent, unused
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167559
Shirley Allen
$75.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 87). Condition Excellent, unused. Elephant Hotel, Atlantic City. Tichnor.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167560
Shirley Allen
$90.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 133). Condition Excellent, unused. U S Army Paratrooper, Tichnor.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1940 item #167613
Shirley Allen
$85.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 107). Condition Excellent, unused. Curt Teich 1937
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167911
Shirley Allen
$15.00
Greetings from Florida, Linen Postcard, "Tichnor Quality Views"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #167913
Shirley Allen
$18.00
Large Letter Linen Postcard, Ybor City, Tichnor Quality. Condition Excellent Unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #168019
Shirley Allen
$35.00
Monarchs of New York, Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 92). Condition Excellent, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #168022
Shirley Allen
$50.00
Portal and Tunnel on Pennsylvania Turnpike "America's Super Highway" Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 99). Condition Excellent, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1940 item #168032
Shirley Allen
$50.00
Curt Teich Postcard, "Graumans Chinese Theatre" Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 89). Condition Excellent, unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1940 item #168037
Shirley Allen
$45.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 95). Condition Excellent, unused. Fisherman's Wharf, Curt Teich 1938
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1900 item #168406
This 3" x 4-7/8" full-color trade card was produced by Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Company of New York and is dated 1889 at the bottom of the image. Lithograph was made by Donaldson Brothers.

This card (Arbuckle's #93) was one in a series of 50 cards illustrating U.S. states and territories. A note on the back reads in part "This series of cards is at once the most interesting, instructive and artistic, yet offered as an advertisement. The pictures ... are entirely new, and by the very best A...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #169358
Shirley Allen
$45.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 87). Condition Excellent, unused. Tichnor
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1960 item #169360
Shirley Allen
$65.00
Vintage Linen Postcard, As Featured in the Book "Linen Postcards Images of the American Dream" (Pg 43). Condition Excellent, unused. Stanly A. Piltz, Art Tone Series. Curt Teich Production Number.