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Austrian Baroque Dresser
Austrian Baroque Dresser
ca. 1750. 40.5” x 23” x 32” Oak inlay on plum wood. This fine 18th century Baroque piece shows a master of craftsmanship. The broad curvature makes a bold presentation which is accentuated by the rich nature of the plum wood. Brass pulls adorn the three . " fn/--.
[Item #FRN00012]   more info
Price: $14,500.00
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Austrian Biedermeier Bookcases
Austrian Biedermeier Bookcases
ca. 1830. 19” x 38” x 62” each. Walnut wood veneer on pine with inlay of maple and dark pear wood. A rare pair of matching enclosed bookcases. The doors and sides of these cases are adorned with beautiful inlay. The doors to each of these cases open opposite the...
[Item #FRN00018]   more info
Price: $48,000.00
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Austrian Biedermeier Display Case
Austrian Biedermeier Display Case
ca. 1830. 48” x 20” x 73.5” Walnut wood veneer on pine. Original glass sides with four new glass shelves. The top, base and doors of this display case are trimmed in black stain. The detachable base also houses a large drawer. Finding display cases with old glass has become...
[Item #FRN00008]   more info
Price: $12,500.00
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Austrian Biedermeier Table
Austrian Biedermeier Table
1830. 35.5” (round top) x 29” Cherry wood veneer over pine with classic Biedermeier black stained trim. The round top with radiating grain is supported by a broad hexagonal column on a three point base. What truly sets this piece apart is the black stained tulip bulb that accentuates the...
[Item #FRN00002]   more info
Price: $12,500.00
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Austrian Imperial Pedestal
Austrian Imperial Pedestal
ca. 1810. 14.5” x 14.5” x 46.75” Mahogany wood veneer on pine. This stunning pedestal is adorned with three columns, each capped with a gilded bronze bust. The black marble top balances the black polished feet and faces. Pedestals such as this are exceptionally scarce and this piece offers a....
[Item #FRN00033]   more info
Price: $17,000.00
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Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Table
Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Table
ca. 1815-1820. 34.5” x 20.5” x 31” Cherry wood veneer on pine. Being an early Biedermeier piece, this table still shows the sharp corners and squared styling typical to that time period. The table and feet of the legs are trimmed in the usual black stain. Adding to the quality...
[Item #FRN00009]   more info
Price: $4,500.00
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Austrio-Hungarian Biedermeier Cooler
Austrio-Hungarian Biedermeier Cooler
ca. 1815-20. 31” x 25.5” x 33” Walnut veneer on pine with copper lined interior. This cooler/bar is a novel piece of Biedermeier design. The top lifts open and the front face folds down to reveal compartments for glasses, ice and decanters. fn/--.
[Item #FRN00072]   more info
Price: $12,500.00
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Biedermeier Mirror
Biedermeier Mirror
ca. 1820. 34” x 66” x 5” Walnut veneer on pine. Large mirror (new glass) with half columns on either side and mirrored grain veneer along the top. " fn/--.
[Item #FRN00060]   more info
Price: $7,500.00
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French Architect's Table
French Architect's Table
ca. 1840-50. 35” x 21” x 29.5” Solid mahogany wood architect’s table. The broad top of this table can be angled and adjusted to varying heights. Four wheels allow the piece to roll easily on hardwood floors. " fn/--.
[Item #FRN00034]   more info
Price: $15,000.00
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Thuringia / Saxony German Biedermeier Secretary Desk
Thuringia / Saxony German Biedermeier Secretary Desk
ca. 1835. 46” x 20.25” x 68” Cherry wood veneer over pine with mahogany interior. The front of this secretary drops open (an additional 17.5 in. in depth) to reveal 10 drawers (9 small, 1 large), 7 of which are adorned with delicate inlays of maple wood centered on each...
[Item #FRN00007]   more info
Price: $29,000.00
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Vienna Biedermeier Chairs
Vienna Biedermeier Chairs
ca. 1835. 18” x 17.5” x 36.5” Walnut wood frames with inlay in back rests. Pair of late Beidermeier chairs with subtle inlay distinguishing these fine pieces. " fn/--.
[Item #FRN00042]   more info
Price: $6,500.00
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Low Countries- 1878. E. Andriveau-Goujon.
Low Countries- 1878
Paris: (n.p.), 1878. (Carte Physique et Routiere des Royaumes de Hollande et de Belgique Indiquant les canaux de differente classes les relais de poste et leurs distances intermediaires) Originally published in Andriveau-Goujon's Atlas de Choix (1861-84), which was an englargement and compilation of his previous Atlas Usuel and Atlas Universel...
[Item #MAP00092]   more info
Price: $280.00
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North America - 1887. E. Andriveau-Goujon.
North America - 1887
Paris: (n.p.), 1887. (Amerique Du Nord) Originally published in Andriveau-Goujon's Atlas de Choix (1861-84), which was an englargement and compilation of his prvious Atlas Usuel and Atlas Universel. North America, including Greenland, Iceland, and the Greater and Lesser Antilles, and inset of the Aleutian Islands. Two page elephant-folio, 27 1/2"...
[Item #MAP00084]   more info
Price: $560.00
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Birds of America. John James Audubon.
Birds of America
New York: George R. Lockwood, 1870/71. 8 volumes, large 8vo, finely bound in full contemporary “turkey” morocco with elaborate blind embossing to spines and boards. Gilt titles to spines are clean and bright. Gilt inner dentelles surrounding hand marbled endpapers. AEG. Ribbon markers in each volume. Extensively illustrated with hand...
[Item #NAT00001]   more info
Price: $45,000.00
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John James Audubon signed letter. John James Audubon.
John James Audubon signed letter
nd. Autograph letter signed to William Bakewell, no place, no date [probably late 1838]. 1 p., 4 ¼” x 7 ¾”. A letter with fine association in which the artist and ornithologist mentions two key collaborators in the production of his monumental Birds of America and its accompanying Ornithological Biography...
[Item #ATG00027]   more info
Price: $3,000.00
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Music Boxes. Gilbert Bahl.
Music Boxes
Philadelphia: Courage Books, 1993. First American edition. Music Boxes: The Collector's Guide to Selecting, Restoring, and Enjoying New and Vintage Music Boxes. Book is tight and clean in near fine condition. Dust jacket has edge wear and 1" tear to bottom of front panel. nrfn/vg-.
[Item #HBS00010]   more info
Price: $15.00
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P.T. Barnum Signature. P. T. Barnum.
P.T. Barnum Signature
10 Jan. 1888. Autograph quotation signed, no place, 10 January 1888. On a 2 ¼” x 3 ¾” card. After many years of offering other popular entertainments, P. T. Barnum, the flamboyant American showman, launched a circus in 1871. Ten years later, he joined forces with his chief competitor, James...
[Item #ATG00020]   more info
Price: $1,250.00
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New Living in Old Houses. Nora Beeson.
New Living in Old Houses
New York: Henry N. Abrams, 1982. First edition oversized picture book. nrfn/nrfn.
[Item #ARC00006]   more info
Price: $24.00
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Men Who Changed The Map: A.D. 400 to 1914. Erick Berry, Herbert Best.
Men Who Changed The Map: A.D. 400 to 1914
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1967. "This basic backgrounds book will give young readers a vital sense of the flow of history through the lives and accomplishments of its major leaders." Very good in edge worn dust jacket, with several small tears near the spine. Internally clean. Many illustrations and...
[Item #WDH00082]   more info
Price: $10.00
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Templar Legacy (signed). Steve Berry.
Templar Legacy (signed)
New York: Ballantine Books, 2006. First edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Mild bumping to spine ends, else both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine condition. fn/fn.
[Item #MYS00168]   more info
Price: $49.00
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Aristiolochia Vulgaris flore purpureo (Fumewort), Laureola (Mezereon), Cornus (Cornelian Cherry), Crocus Vernus flore violaceo (Spring Crocus). Basilius Besler.
Aristiolochia Vulgaris flore purpureo (Fumewort), Laureola (Mezereon), Cornus (Cornelian Cherry), Crocus Vernus flore violaceo (Spring Crocus)
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00005]   more info
Price: $2,000.00
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Botanical Prints of Roses. Basilius Besler.
Botanical Prints of Roses
Nuremberg: 1613. (I. Rosa ex rubro nigricans flore pleno; II. Rosa lactea Camerary; III. Rosa rubicunda Saccbarina dicta; IV. Rosa Damascena flore simplici) A beautifully handcolored copperplate engraving of different kinds of Roses (15 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches to the platemark, 17 1/4 x 21 3/4 full page). It...
[Item #PRN00264]   more info
Price: $2,400.00
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Christophoriana, Filipendula vulgaris. Basilius Besler.
Christophoriana, Filipendula vulgaris
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00006]   more info
Price: $1,800.00
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Consolida Saracenica (Valley groundsel), Virga aurea (European goldenrod), Lysimachia lutea (Common loosestrife). Basilius Besler.
Consolida Saracenica (Valley groundsel), Virga aurea (European goldenrod), Lysimachia lutea (Common loosestrife)
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00004]   more info
Price: $1,800.00
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Pseudo Struthium (Weld), Pulegium Regium (Pennyroyal), Pulegium Cervinum (Peppermint). Basilius Besler.
Pseudo Struthium (Weld), Pulegium Regium (Pennyroyal), Pulegium Cervinum (Peppermint)
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00003]   more info
Price: $1,800.00


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