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by Dummer, Horace Boylston

ALBUMEN PRINT (circa 1898) BY PITTSBURGH PHOTOGRAPHER W. S. BELL

ALBUMEN PRINT (circa 1898) BY PITTSBURGH PHOTOGRAPHER W. S. BELL

by Bell, W. S

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Unpublished, 1898. 6 1/8" by 9 1/16" mounted on 8 " by 10" mounting board. Winfield Scott Bell (1852-?) was a founding member of the Pittsburgh Amateur Photographers' Society in 1885. Through the society he became acquainted with John W. Beatty, the first Art Director at the Carnegie Institute. Beatty was a prolific (if somewhat ordinary) painter, who was proud of his art. This photograph of one of his paintings comes from the Beatty family estate--as does a Clarence H.... Read more
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$100.00
SOUS LA ROBE ["Under the Dress"] (original etching)

SOUS LA ROBE ["Under the Dress"] (original etching)

by Fini, Leonor

Paris: Art & Valeur Editeur, 1973. Original color etching by the important Argentinian/Italian surrealist artist Leonor Fini (1907-1996). Image size: 17 1/2 X 12 inches; paper size: 22 1/4 X 15 inches. Number 265 from an edition of 275 impressions SIGNED by the artist. The image is of children arguing while "playing doctor.". SIGNED. First Edition. Paper. Collectible-Fine-. Illus. by Leonor Fini. 17 1/2 X 12 Inches. Fine Art Print.
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$400.00
Les Illuminations

Les Illuminations

by Sonia Delaunay, Arthur Rimbaud

Paris: Jacques Damase, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator(s). 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Complete portfolio of 15 full page pochoirs in colors on Arches paper + 2 'title' page pochoirs illustrating poems by Arthur Rimbaud. Loose folded sheets as issued in publisher's linen wrappers lettered in colors. A bit of yellowing to spine of wrappers. Original red canvas portfolio box with black felt lining and title printed in blue on the front.... Read more
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€8,000.00
"Cadavre exquis"" d'André Breton, photographie originale prise à l'exposition surréaliste de Paris en 1938, tirage argentique d'époque

"Cadavre exquis"" d'André Breton, photographie originale prise à l'exposition surréaliste de Paris en 1938, tirage argentique d'époque

by ANONYME

Services photographiques The New York Times, 1938. Fine. Services photographiques The New York Times 18 janvier 1938, 17,2x13cm, une photographie. - Photographie originale, tirage argentique d'époque sur papier crumière, réalisée à l'occasion de l'exposition surréaliste de Paris en 1938. Impression «?Wide World Photos - Services photographiques The New York Times?» au verso. Ce cliché représente l'objet «?Cadavre exquis?» d'André Breton, qui était exposé dans une... Read more
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€2,300.00
Tree At Sunset

Tree At Sunset

by CUMMINGS, E.E

A bare, black tree under a vivid end times sky. Oil on canvas. 16" x 12". No date. No Binding.
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$8,000.00
Stealing the lunch

Stealing the lunch

by [RACKHAM, ARTHUR], (In the style of). G. Guggenheim

1921. G. Guggenheim. Stealing the Lunch" [RACKHAM, ARTHUR], (In the style of). G. Guggenheim. "Stealing the lunch". Original pen, ink and watercolor. Signed on the lower left corner "G. Guggenheim 1921" and on the right lower corner "Arthur Rackham 09". Image size: 10 1/2" x 14 7/8"; 267 x 368 mm. Matted framed and glazed. Frame size: 20 1/4" x 24 1/4"; 515 x 616 mm. This lovely watercolor depicts a vivid pastoral picnic scene. There are five elves/goblins, a baby, a large mouse and a squirrel (?)... Read more
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$1,000.00
Original Art / Artwork from The House of the Wolf  -by Stephen Fabian  -signed (  Arkham House / Pulp related)

Original Art / Artwork from The House of the Wolf -by Stephen Fabian -signed ( Arkham House / Pulp related)

by Fabian, Stephen (signed) / Arkham House Original Art, Jim Turner (ed.) / Basil Copper

USA: No Place ( USA ): Original Artwork / Stephen Fabian ( Sauk City, WI: Arkham House ), 1980 (book published in 1983 ), 1st Edition, 1980. ----------original artwork, on card which measures 11w x 8.5h inches, a Near Fine piece of original art in black ink, signed and dated on the verso by Fabian, this is the chapter header for Chapter 15 of The House of the Wolf published by Arkham House in 1983, also incliuded here is the AH mock-up page with the Fabian image applied to the forthcoming text,, the... Read more
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$599.95
America XVII-XIX From the Collection of Daniel C. Beard

America XVII-XIX From the Collection of Daniel C. Beard

by BEARD, Harry

Michigan, 1889. Ink drawing on paper. Sheet measures 7 5/8" x 8 3/4".<br/><br/> This original ink sketch by Harry Beard depicts a set of furniture in the collection of his brother, Daniel C. Beard. Beard has drawn a table, chair and chest-desk made around the turn of the 19th century. He notes on the drawing that the chest-desk was made of "aromatic wood" on Long Island. This original drawing is in very condition with some wear to the paper. William Henry Beard... Read more
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$300.00
Oberon: Ein Romantisches Heldengedicht in 12 Gesangen.; Unique Copy, Specially Bound with 18 Original Drawings in Color

Oberon: Ein Romantisches Heldengedicht in 12 Gesangen.; Unique Copy, Specially Bound with 18 Original Drawings in Color

by (RABUS, Carl) & WIELAND, C[hristoph] M[artin]

Munich: Hesperos, 1919. First. hardcover. fine. Rabus, Carl. Illustrated with 18 etched plates and also 18 original color drawings. Afterword by Curt Moreck. 243 pages.Thick 4to, magnificently bound by Koellner in full tan pigskin with ornate blind-tooled floral and geometrical designs on covers; inner and outer denteles; and doublures of fuschia satin, top edge gilt. Preserved in a simple cloth clamshell case with padded linen interior. Munchen: Hesperos Verlag, no date [1919]. A very fine copy of a... Read more
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$22,500.00
“Fattum!” Original Drawing signed by Steadman.

“Fattum!” Original Drawing signed by Steadman.

by STEADMAN, Ralph

Original drawing in black ink of a fat soldier with medals and in helmet captioned "Fattum!" Boldly signed in red ink by Ralph Steadman.On the back of the sheet is a pencil and coloured chalk scene of a living room - possibly a set design(?)Single sheet of grey paper with perforated top edge. 230 x 305mm.From the collection of Eleanor Hollack who worked closely with Ralph Steadman at Turret Books and at the Steam Press.
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£1,500.00
[PHOTOGRAPHIE] Portrait photographique de jeunesse d'Auguste Renoir en médaillon

[PHOTOGRAPHIE] Portrait photographique de jeunesse d'Auguste Renoir en médaillon

by RENOIR Auguste

Paris: Bingham, 1875. Fine. Bingham, Paris s.d. (circa 1875), 6,2x10,2cm, une photographie. - Rarissime photographie originale en médaillon sur papier albuminé, au format carte de visite, contrecollée sur un carton du studio Bingham à Paris. Annotations manuscrites au dos du cliché, dont la mention ""Collection Romi"". Robert Miquel journaliste et ""historien de l'insolite"" français tenait une boutique au 15 rue de Seine qui fut immortalisée par... Read more
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€3,220.00
Shopfronts

Shopfronts

by Evans, Bill and Lawson, Andrew

This is a collection of photos of English shopfronts.There is a former owner's name and pocket tag inside the cover.
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$10.00
Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams

by Wrigley, Richard

This book contains 31 of Ansel Adams' classic photographs.
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$15.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORK (Unititled)

ORIGINAL ARTWORK (Unititled)

by Bear, Greg

1973. Original painting by Bear dated 1973, oils on canvas board - 20" x 15". An unique item. Bear is best known as a Science Fiction author, but in the 1970s he also produced some very nice interior and cover artwork (for instance, the cover for Galaxy 4/77). The scuttlebutt on this, is that it was commissioned by Shroud Publishers for "The White People" by Arthur Machen, but was never used. We have this as a verbal comment from seller, so take it as you may. Slight corner bumps;... Read more
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$275.00
[PHOTOGRAPHIE] Portrait photographique de Charles Dickens

[PHOTOGRAPHIE] Portrait photographique de Charles Dickens

by DICKENS Charles

Londres: John & Charles Watkins, 1860. Fine. John & Charles Watkins, Londres s.d. (circa 1860), 6,4x9,6cm, une photographie. - Photographie originale sur papier albuminé, au format carte de visite, contrecollée sur un carton. Annotations manuscrites au dos du cliché, notamment ""Romi"". Robert Miquel journaliste et ""historien de l'insolite"" français tenait une boutique au 15 rue de Seine qui fut immortalisée par Robert Doisneau dans sa série... Read more
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€805.00
Original Book Illustration Art

Original Book Illustration Art

by SMOCK, Nell Stolp (1896-?)

This east coast watercolorist and children's book artist illustrated and often also wrote a wide array of children's books from the 1930s into the 1960s -- including "Wilderness Pet," "Wiggly and Giggly the Little Twin Bears," "Whitetail: King of the Forest," "The Three Puppies," "The Small One," "The Nutcracker of Nuremberg," "The Bluebird," "The Night Before Christmas," "The Enchantment of Santa Claus," "The Christ Child," "Pussy Cat Talks to Her Kittens," "Polly Parrot," "Piccolino," "Is There a... Read more
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$10,500.00
North American Indian Painting

North American Indian Painting

by Feder, Norman

With 28 pictorial plates and a brief explanatory text, this is an excellent sampling of Native American art.
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$15.00
American Disquise

American Disquise

by Renner, Eric

This book presents a collection of the cultural representation of over one hundred early media personalities.Because of the size and weight of this book shipping charges will be individually quoted and will depend upon the shipping method and destination. We appreciate your understanding in this regard.
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$50.00
CARLYLE [Highly Finished Ink Portrait]

CARLYLE [Highly Finished Ink Portrait]

by [Carlyle, Thomas]: Junge, Carl S

Oak Park, IL, 1930. Original drawing, in ink (43 x 32.5 cm, plus large margins). A few faint smudges to margins, verso a bit smudged and soiled. with mounting residue on top edge verso. Matted. Very good. A fine portrait of a contemplative Carlyle, seated. deep in thought, smoking his pipe by a fireplace, by the Chicago commercial artist and book plate designer (1880 - 1972). The portrait is enclosed within a complex border of flowers, thistle and vines, with Carlyle's name entwined in the lower margin.... Read more
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$600.00
PORTRAIT OF GEOFFREY SCOTT

PORTRAIT OF GEOFFREY SCOTT

by Rothenstein, Sir William

[ Np, undated]. Original portrait drawing, in sanguine and white, on a sheet of grey michalet paper, 38 x 29 cm. Fine, mounted via a vinyl sleeve in a captioned mat of ca. 1960s vintage, the latter a bit darkened and smudged. A striking portrait of Scott (1884-1929), almost full face, unsigned, but captioned "G.Scott" in the lower margin in pencil in the artist's hand. In the course of his dramatically short life, Scott left a significant mark in the fields of arts and letters. As an undergraduate, he... Read more
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$3,250.00
Rainy Night

Rainy Night

by SWANN, James

Chicago, 1955. unbound. very good. View. Uncolored etching. Signed. From edition of 100. Image measures 7.25" x 10.75".<br/><br/> Beautiful night city scene in Chicago. James Swann (1905-1985) was born in Texas. He moved to Chicago in 1933 where he became a member of the Chicago Society of Etchers.<br/><br/>
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$1,400.00
OEUVRES COMPLÈTES ... AVEC DES VARIANTES ET DES NOTES

OEUVRES COMPLÈTES ... AVEC DES VARIANTES ET DES NOTES

by [Devéria, Achille (artist)]: Regnard, Jean-Francois

Paris: De L'Imprimerie de Crapelet, 1822. Six volumes. Large octavo (253 x 160 mm). 19th century three-quarter brown straight- grain morocco, gilt extra, and pastepaper boards. Portrait (engraved by Tardiue after Rigaud). Plates (see below). Extremities rubbed (but generally sound, except for signs of repair), occasional foxing to a few plates, but a very good set. First this edition, this being copy #70 of 80 numbered copies printed on grand raisin vélin. This set has been extra-illustrated with... Read more
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$750.00
Portrait Of Alice James

Portrait Of Alice James

by CUMMINGS, E.E

1942-08-28. Oil on canvas. 12" x 16". No Binding.
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$7,500.00
The poodle never begs except for meaning (Ghent Scarf)

The poodle never begs except for meaning (Ghent Scarf)

by General Idea (AA Bronson, Felix Partz, Jorge Zontal)

Ghent: Museum van Hendendaagse Kunst, 1984. Fine. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Multiple. Screenprint on nylon. 76 x 72 cm. Limited edition of 500 copies. With an introduction by Jan Hoet printed on 2 transparent sheets in English and Dutch. Together in original clamshell black boards box with gilt lettering. Signed "General Idea" and numbered 351/500 in pencil on the museum label on the inside of the box. General Idea was a collective of three Canadian artists, Active from 1967 to 1994. They were... Read more
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€850.00
NUS BLEUS X (Standing Blue Nude) [Original Color Lithograph]

NUS BLEUS X (Standing Blue Nude) [Original Color Lithograph]

by Matisse, Henri

Paris: Teriade, 1958. Original color lithograph after a Matisse cut-out that was one of a series of blue nudes and one of the artist's final works. Signed and dated in the stone. The lithograph was drawn under the supervision of Matisse, who signed only a few of the stones--it has been reported that he signed only those that especially pleased him. This lithograph was completed prior to Matisse's death in 1954, but published in its first and only edition in the deluxe French art review Verve... Read more
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$350.00