n.d. [ca.1950]. Read More about Etching: "Planning the Campaign"
n.d. [ca.1950]. Read More about Etching: "Planning the Campaign"
Austin. Texas: Univerdity of Texas, 1969. Read More about Paintings from the C.R. Smith Collection
[New York: 1881]. Rare broadside poem by the wealthy merchant and philanthropist Field, 1814-1893, on the first man in the U.S. Navy to hold the title of Admiral. Read More about Written on the occasion of the unveiling Farragut statue by St. Gaudens, on 25th May, 1881, City...
New York: Harry Abrams Inc, 1969. Read More about American Indian Art
New York: Harry Abrams Inc, 1969. First edition. Read More about American Indian Art
James Montgomery Flagg. Charcoal Portrait by James Montgomery Flagg. A strong portrait, a little larger than life size, of a dark haired young woman, in profile looking right, her shoulders bare, wearing an ornament on a ribbon around her neck. The subject is attractive, but the artist has not idealized... Read More about A FINE BLACK AND RED CHARCOAL RENDERING OF THE HEAD AND SHOULDERS OF A YOUNG WOMAN, signed...
Lausanne, Switzerland: Edition Fœtisch, . With Hand-painted Fraktur. Read More about Unsere Schweizerlieder. 104 Volks- und National-Lieder für Klavier allein oder für Gesang und...
London: J. Debrett, 1797. Fifth edition. A British view of the conflict which brought tensions and a split between the United States and France in an "undeclared war." Erskine spends some time comparing the French and American revolutions, pointing out the differences with respect to the British perspective. This work..... Read More about A View of the Causes and Consequences of the Present War with France
Covent, Morris County, New Jersey: 17 June 189. TO WILLIAM DOXEY. A reply to Mr. Doxey, describing his son’s illness and surgery, “Tho it was successful and my boy is getting over it very well, my work piled up on me in the mean time and I may be too..... Read More about Autograph Letter, signed, to William Doxey, San Francisco Publisher of THE LARK
New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1904. First Edition. A. B. Frost Set to Verse. Each of Frost's plates is accompanied by a facing page containing Irwin's verse, much of it in the manner of James Whitcomb Riley, and the combination is an effective one. Cotains a number of sporting... Read More about A Book of Drawings by A.B. Frost, with an introduction by Joel Chandler Harris and verse by...
New York: Scribner's, 1882. A.B. Frost. Fine A.B. Frost Original Gouache. A splendid, vigorous painting, in varying tones of gray, black and white, on brown paper. It shows a group of six white-haired, uniformed, French veterans around a table in a tavern court yard, raising their tankards, and cursing those..... Read More about FINE GOUACHE ILLUSTRATION OF FRENCH MILITARY VETERANS DRINKING IN A TAVERN COURTYARD, SIGNED
N.p: N.d. [ca. 1885?]. Frost, A.B. A Frost Drawing, Modelled by His Wife. A delicate, lightly-inked drawing of a young woman, standing at a kitchen table, stirring the ingredients of a large bowl, beside which sit a jug and an opened bag. She is dressed simply, in a blouse and..... Read More about Pen-and-ink Drawing, captioned “Caleb’s courtship / Eunice Stout”, signed (“A.B. Frost”
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. Published in an edition of 150 (unnumbered). Colorist’s Model for ‘Maryland Marsh’. The original watercolor model prepared by the artist the use of the colorist of the Derrydale sporting aquatint of a rail bird shooting scene.John Frost (1890-1937) was the son of American artist..... Read More about Maryland Marsh] Original Colorist’s Model of the Derrydale Press Sporting Print
Philadelphia: Moses Thomas, 1816. First American edition. First biography of this American who became the first American President of the R.A. Read More about The Life and Studies of Benjamin West, Esq. President of the Royal Academy of London. Prior to...
v.p: 1920-1922. American Impressionist Garber Encourages A Young Artist. An interesting and rather heartening correspondence between an established artist, the American impressionist Daniel Garber, and his pupil and protégé, Austin Purves. It includes a letter from Garber to the even more established artist Edward Howland Blashfield, decorator of the Great..... Read More about 6 Autograph Letters, signed, to Austin M. Purves Jr, plus one addressed to [E.H.] Blashfield...
N. P: n.d. . American artist. From the autograph collection of Harry P. Kuhn Jr. Read More about Card signed "Walter Gay"
New York: May 31, 1888. Beneath the text of his letter (“I shall not be in the City ths afternoon or would be delighted to view your “Tail of Woa”), Gilliam has drawn a cartoon depicting a cat whose tail whose tail is caught n the closed door. Read More about Pen and ink drawing captioned “A Tail of Whoa!” included in an Autograph Letter, signed, to...
1915. "Alfred M. Githens was born in Philadelphia and attended the Episcopal Academy before receiving his B.S. in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania in 1896. He then attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts while working as a draftsman for Cope & Stewardson during the years 1896-1901. In... Read More about 3 pen and ink drawings of Interiors for House & Garden, 1915
One of 175. Read More about Monet's Palette
Original Golfing Cartoon Presented to Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt. The pipe-smoking artist is shown in caricature, adressing the ball, while an athletic figure labeled “Alfred” snaps him from afar. Read More about Original cartoon of golfer being photographed, signed and inscribed “To Alfred Eisenstaedt from...
London: William Heinemann, 1931. Gooden, Stephen. Original Proof Engraving by Gooden for Fontaine's Fables. A fine proof of the vignette appearing in Volume II, page 174. Stephen Gooden (1892-1955) was the most accomplished line engraver of his time. He illustrated a number of books, among them the Nonesuch Press Bible... Read More about The Fables of Jean de la Fontaine: The Shepherd and His Flock
London: 1934. Gooden, Stephen. One of "three or four impressions" (Dodgson). One of 3 or 4 Proofs. Read More about Pekingese
New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1970. Signed by O'Keeffe. Signed by O'Keeffe in pencil on the front free endpaper. Read More about Georgia O'Keeffe
Manchester, New Hampshire: The New Hampshire Symphony, 1980. A program for a production of Don Giovanni by the New Hampshire Symphony, with stage designs and costumes by Edward Gorey. Featuring a cover illustration by Gorey of a skull within a rose bud, wreathed by flaming letters. The program is for... Read More about Don Giovanni by Mozart