St. Johns Art and Antiques
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #815492 (stock #21510058J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$300.00
This is the Orange-bellied Squirrel from John James Audubon's "Quadrupeds of North America", vol. 1 1852 2nd Ed., royal octavo 7.0" x 10.5". Work by John James Audubon and The Reverend John Bachman. Hand-colored lithograph printed by J.T. Bowen. Matted in acid-free 100% 4ply rag mat, antique white color, size 11.0" x 14.0". Condition: Good; small spot bottom center edge (see Enlargement 5); binding holes.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #815535 (stock #44622024)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$600.00
Cypripedium Venustum from Robert Warner's work entitled "Select Orchidaceous Plants". Published 1862-75 in London, these large and magnificent plates each measure 17.5" by 12.75" and are hand-colored lithographs of a dazzling array of orchid species in sumptuous colors. Condition: Good; minor spotting / foxing (see Enlargements).
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #815852 (stock #44750001J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$1200.00
Govinda Kite (Milvus Govinda) from the "Birds of Asia" series by John Gould. Published in 1850-83 hand-colored lithograph plates from drawings by Gould, Hart, Richter and Wolf. Measuring 21.625 inches x 15.000 inches. Includes full text page. Condition: Good, very minor spotting primarily at the top of the page (see Enlargements).
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1800 item #815885 (stock #44410159)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$60.00
Yellow Water-lily #159 from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol. 3, published in 1794 and includes text page. The Title Page reads: "English botany; or, coloured figures of British Plants, with their essential characters, synonyms, and places of...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #815935 (stock #44460066)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
The Great Blew-bottle from the work, "A Curious Herbal". An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original hand-coloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell. Published in 1737-1739 as a way for Elizabeth to bail her husband out of debtor's prison. Plates measure 17.75" x 11.5" (Deluxe), and 14.5" x 9/5" (Regular). This is plate# 66 from the Regular Sized Edition. The title page reads: "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #815939 (stock #23000004J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$200.00
Purple Finch #4 from the "Birds of America - Amsterdam Edition" by John James Audubon. Published in 1972 by Johnson Reprint Corporation, New York and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., Amsterdam. Double Elephant Folio size 39.5" x 26.5". Limited Edition of 250 sets. Full color plates. Condition: Fine, no binding holes, quality watermarked rag paper.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #815940 (stock #23000196J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$1000.00
Labrador Falcon, #196, from the "Birds of America - Amsterdam Edition" by John James Audubon. Published in 1972 by Johnson Reprint Corporation, New York and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., Amsterdam. Double Elephant Folio size 39.5" x 26.5". Limited Edition of 250 sets. Full color plates. This print has a full page image (see Enlargement 2). Condition: Fine, no binding holes, quality watermarked rag paper.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #815943 (stock #44622007)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$600.00
Phalænopsis Grandiflora Aurea, plate VII, from Robert Warner's work entitled "Select Orchidaceous Plants". Published 1862-75 in London, these large and magnificent plates each measure 17.5" by 12.75" and are hand-colored lithographs of a dazzling array of orchid species in sumptuous colors. Condition: Good; minor spotting / foxing (see Enlargements).
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #815949 (stock #44412863)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$60.00
Morello Cherry-tree, #2863, from Vol. 3 of the Supplement (Published 1843) to the work "English Botany...". The title page reads: "SUPPLEMENT TO THE ENGLISH BOTANY OF THE LATE SIR J. E. SMITH AND MR. SOWERBY THE DESCRIPTIONS, SYNONYMS, AND PLACES OF GROWTH BY WILLIAM JACKSON HOOKER, LL.D. REGIUS PROFESSOR OF BOTANY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW, F.R.S. F.S.A. L.S. &c. &c. AND OTHER EMINENT BOTANISTS; THE FIGURES BY JAME DE CARLE SOWERBY, F.L.S. &c.". Condition: Good, areas of light spotting / fo...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #816288 (stock #44750017J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$1000.00
Kafiristan Pucras Pheasant (Pucrasia Castanea) from the "Birds of Asia" series by John Gould. Published in 1850-83 hand-colored lithograph plates from drawings by Gould, Hart, Richter and Wolf. Measuring 21.625 inches x 15.000 inches. Includes full text page. Condition: Good, minor spotting (see Enlargements), binding holes.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #816890 (stock #44460090)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$200.00
Marshmallows from the work, "A Curious Herbal". An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original hand-coloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell. Published in 1737-1739 as a way for Elizabeth to bail her husband out of debtor's prison. Plates measure 17.75" x 11.5" (Deluxe), and 14.5" x 9/5" (Regular). This is plate# 90 from the Regular Sized Edition. The title page reads: "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants which ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1990 item #816932 (stock #4825)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
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Beautiful material and the use of the banding and color within the stone is quite lovely. Carved wood stand included. Measures 4.50" tall x 4.00" wide x aprox. 2.00" thick. Fits comfortably and naturally in left hand. Small repair work done on back side drapery.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #816944 (stock #RJ1141)
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Fine Jadeite carving of a celestial figure group. Amazing lavender and green coloration. Measures 7.00" tall by 6.00" wide by 3.00" thick. Weighs approx. 2.00 pounds 7.40 ounces in material. Wood stand and padded/fitted box included. Small chip in lotus pedal behind third figure from left (see Enlargement 5).
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #817876 (stock #44622017)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$500.00
Oncidium Macranthum, plate XVII, from Robert Warner's work entitled "Select Orchidaceous Plants". Published 1862-75 in London, these large and magnificent plates each measure 17.5" by 12.75" and are hand-colored lithographs of a dazzling array of orchid species in sumptuous colors. Text page included. Condition: Very Good; minor spotting near plate number (see Enlargement); binding holes; typical slight discoloration at edges due to gold leafing.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 2000 item #818189 (stock #XH0077)
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Lovely naturalistic carving of a bear in walking motion. Carved from Onyx with inset eyes. Measures 3.00" high by 6.00" long by 2.25" thick. Weighs approx. 1.00 pound and 0.40 ounces in material. Custom fit, wood stand included. Excellent condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1990 item #818192 (stock #PH7476)
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A nice pair of elephants carved from Aventurine. Lively sparkle in the material, especially in the lighter colored areas. Each measures 5.50" high by 7.00" long (tail to trunk) by 2.75" thick. Custom fit, wood stands included. Excellent condition, no chips or nicks.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1990 item #818197 (stock #PH7295)
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A wonderfully animated group of three horses. Carved from Aventurine. Measures 7.00" high by 10.00" long by 3.00" thick. Custom fit, wood stand included. Excellent condition, no chips or nicks.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1990 item #818206 (stock #PH7580)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
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A Pair of Foo Dogs carved from Fluorite. Good use of material, both heads green and bodies light colored, plinths both purple. Measures 7.00" high by 10.00" long by 3.00" thick. Wood stands included. Condition: Good; some chips at bottom of plinths and also at top of plinth in back right corner of female.