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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847781 (stock #44412139)
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$5.00
Fibrous-branched Conferva (Conferva fibrata) plate#2139
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 (inches 11.375 X 8.750) (centimeters 28.893 X 22.225) This plate is from vol. 30, published in 1810 and includes text page.

The Title Page reads: "English botany; or...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 2000 item #861287 (stock #XN6004)
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$550.00
"Huang Shan Mountain, Pine, and Waterfall." Original modern 20th Century Chinese ink & color painting on paper, mounted on a traditional scroll. SIGNED, SEALED and DATED by the ARTIST ZHAO JINGYAN (1962 - ). Total size is: 63.0" tall by 28.5" wide . Art size is: 26.75" by 25.75"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #825640 (stock #44680457)
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$15.00
Queen Anne’s Lace (Daucus Carota) Plate#457
from Vol. 3 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm) Germany, 1905, chromolithograph. This print is shrinkwrapped onto rag side of matboard for protection and includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge; small tear in binding edge, Lower-Right.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1980 item #819153 (stock #23000324J)
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Bonapartian Gull #324 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 : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #909240 (stock #44550025J)
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$20.00
Silver-Bordered Ringlet, plate#25

from "A History of British Butterflies" by The Rev. F. O. Morris, B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society, Life member of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, etc., etc. Author of a "History of British Birds." Dedicated by Permission to Her Majesty the Queen, a "Natural History of British Moths," etc., etc. FOURTH EDITION with SEVENTY-TWO COLOURED PLATES. LONDON: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden. 1876.

Paper size appro...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #836707 (stock #RZ5681)
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$200.00
Lovely 10-link bracelet with alternating green onyx stones. Each of the 5 stones are carved to hold silver bands in place. Marked "silver mexico". Measures 7.00" long by about 0.625" wide.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #849992 (stock #44540232)
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$25.00
Purple Sandpiper #232 from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. The plates measure 7.25" x 4.75". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row. Condition: Very good, binding edge with remains of glue, (see Enlargements).
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054481 (stock #44460495)
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$100.00
Liquorice (Glycyrrhiza), plate 495, from Elizabeth Blackwell's work entitled "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates after drawings taken from the life." Volume 2 Published 1739 in London.

An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original handcoloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell. Published in 1737-1739 as a way for Elizabeth to ba...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1126643
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Chinese Lacquered and Painted Box with an Antique Wood Panel inset into the Lid. Flowers and Scrolling Motifs, nice hinges and clasp. 20th Century. Measurements: 10.75 inches long by 4.25 inches wide and 4.75 inches tall.

Condition: Minor losses and wear to box, but panel is fine. Please study the pictures.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #987468 (stock #1 0372)
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Han Dynasty Painted Tripod Censer with much of the paint remaining. The measurements are about 7 inches tall and about 7" diameter, about 9" handle end to handle end.

Condition: Good overall, with typical wear. One leg has been reattached, other two have minor separation at the join. Please study the pictures for details.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1837 VR item #819193 (stock #44410991)
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$60.00
Sweet Briar plate#991 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. 14, published in 1802 and includes original text page.

The Title Page reads: "English botany; or, coloured figures of British Plants, with their essential characters, synonyms, ...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1209971 (stock #RB5573)
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Standing Guanyin holding a child. Measures 2.928 inches (7.4 cm) tall, 1.066 inches (2.7 cm) diameter at the base. There are no condition issues.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #852028 (stock #35480116)
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$100.00
Red Mulberry (Morus rubra) Plate #116 from the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure 10.5" x 7". This plate reads Pl. 116 in upper right, Bessa del. bottom left, Red Mulberry Morus rubra at botto center, and Gabriel sculpt bottom right. The Title Page reads: "The North American Sylva; or, the Description of the Forest Trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scoti...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054487 (stock #44460448)
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$100.00
Dittander or Pepperwort (Lepsidium or Peperitis), plate 448, from Elizabeth Blackwell's work entitled "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates after drawings taken from the life." Volume 2, Published 1739 in London.

An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original handcoloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell. Published in 1737-1739 as ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #959507 (stock #44291059)
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$100.00
Dingy-coloured dendrobium orchid or (Dendrobium squalens or Xylobium squalens) plate#1059
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure (inches 7.88 X 6.25) (centimeters 20.02 X 15.88), although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 11, published in 1825 and includ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #852008 (stock #35480029)
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$75.00
Common European Walnut (Juglans regia) Plate #29
from the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure (inches 10.50 X 7.00) (centimeters 25.40 X 17.78).

This plate reads Pl. 29 in upper right, and Common European Walnut Juglans regia at bottom center. The Title Page reads: "The North American Sylva; or, the Description of the Forest Trees of the United State...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 2000 item #861293 (stock #XN6002)
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$650.00
"Mountain Village in Snow." Original modern 20th Century Chinese ink & color painting on paper, mounted on a traditional scroll. SIGNED, SEALED and DATED by the ARTIST ZHAO JINGYAN (1962 - ). Total size is: 65" tall by 28" wide . Art size is: 26" by 26"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #928774 (stock #44770006)
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$175.00
"A Bookseller" plate #06. From the work "Costumes of the Various Countries: Volume - The Costume of China." Illustrated in Sixty Coloured Engravings; with explanations in English and French. By George Henry Mason, Esquire, Major of His Majesty's (late) 102nd Regiment. London: Printed for William Miller, Old-Bond Street; by S. Gosnell, Little Queen Street, Holborn, 1800. Hand colored engravings by James Dadley after Pu-Qua. Large 4to size, 14.00" by 10.25" (35.56cm x 26.04cm). ...