10 Press Releases

Tag: Engravings

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    Spectacular Art, Antiques and Collectibles Auction

    Stanley Quentin Johnson was an American artist best known for his sculptures. On the second day of Jackson’s International’s upcoming Spectacular Spring Collector’s Choice Auction, one of Johnson’s bronze sculptures is showcased. This 1983 piece represents a kneeling Native American with a large eagle landing on his outstretched, leather-wrapped arm.…

    A PAIR OF VINTAGE PAINTINGS, 19TH & 20TH C
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    Collection and Backal Library Includes Documents and Old Books of Mexican and Univers

    Books and manuscripts will be featured in the upcoming Auction of the Backal Collection and Library, presented by Morton Subastas. Featured in the sale is a copy of Monumentos del Arte Mexicano Antiguo Volume I and II (circa 1889). This edition is illustrated with original art. Another key lot contains messages…

    LM - Peñafiel, Antonio. Monuments of Ancient Mexican Art. Ornamentation, Mythology, Tributes and Monuments. Mexico
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    Asian, Continental, Decorative & Fine Arts

    The works of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux contain both Realism and rhythm. His sculptures depicting a Chinese man are among his most famous works. The upcoming Asian, Continental, Decorative & Fine Arts auction, presented by Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers, offers a version of Carpeaux’s Le Chinois figure in terracotta. Conceived in 1872, the…

    SILK TABRIZ RUG.
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    No Reserve Discovery Auction

    By the 1930s, Disney’s Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, and Clarabelle Cow were made into collectible dolls, puppets, and figurines. The characters were featured on lunch boxes, handkerchiefs, and backpacks as well. Whitley’s Auctioneers, in their upcoming No Reserve Discovery Auction, will present a selection of Disneyana figurines, paintings,…

    DISNEY CLASSICS FIGURINE, PETER PAN, CERTIFICATE & BOX
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    Decorative Arts and Fine Art

    The upcoming two-day Decorative Arts and Fine Art auction presented by Bunte Auction Services, Inc. features paintings and etchings by Wallace Nutting, Ada Walter Shulz, Hiroshi Yoshida, John James Audubon, Frank Benson, and others. Hiroshi Yoshida, one of the best-known artists of the shin hanga style, had a great affinity for…

    2 ROBERT HELD ART GLASS VASES
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    Cherished: American Folk Art and Toys from the Estate of a Private Collector

    Ruth Whittier Shute and Samuel Addison Shute formed a married artist team, often working together on the same portrait at the same time. The couple traveled to small cities in northern New England and New York State as roaming portrait painters. The Shutes were particularly interested in creating portraits of…

    American Paint Decorated Wood and Metal Uncle Sam Whirligig
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    Antique & Vintage Quality Prints

    Award-winning illustrator Robert Riggs ran away from home when he was young to join the circus. Best known for showing boxing matches and circus scenes in his giant lithographs, he was particularly passionate about the muscular male form. One of Riggs’ lithographs, titled Little Brown Brother, will be featured in…

    Antique - Vintage Real Photo PC Indian American Flag
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    Discovery Sale, 01022020

    W.S. Penley depicted Donna Lucia d’Alvadorez in the farce Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas. In this comedy, Penley cross-dressed as an aunt from Brazil who chaperoned some young ladies he and his friends wished to entertain. After opening in 1892 in London's Royalty Theatre, Charley’s Auntwas a huge success, achieving a record-breaking…

    AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND BOOK BY GEORGE MACDONALD
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    The Bruce McCashin Collection Online Sale

    The upcoming auction presented by New Orleans Auction Galleries offers an array of English antiques and fine art from the Bruce McCashin Collection. Many paintings in the collection feature rolling landscapes, sporting scenes, and animals from the English countryside. A set of three colored engravings is one of the key lots.…

    Cheddar Gorge, Mendip Hills, Somerset
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    Fine Art – Antique Engravings & Lithographs – Works on Paper

    Artistic prints carry a special role in the broader course of history, sparking an active dialogue between the past and the present. This discussion is not one in words, however, but rather in the everyday images that transcend the page. In the upcoming Fine Art – Antique Engravings & Lithographs…

    Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books