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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby's 1983-84

By: Ayers, Tim (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Publications: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18895


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Sleepy Hollow Restorations: A Cross-Section of the Collections

By: Butler, Joseph T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tarrytown, NY, Sleepy Hollow Press: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10582


The book is arranged in three sections. The first section describes the collections at Phillipsburg Manor, Upper Mills & Van Cortlandt Manor, divided into five chapters: Paintings, Drawings & Prints with 29 illustrations; Furniture, Woodenware & Ivory with 88 illustrations; Ceramics & Glass with 77 illustrations; Metals with 82 illustrations; and Textiles with 22 illustrations. The second section shows room views: Philipsburg Manor, Upper Mills with 6 color plates, ... View more info

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Schuyler Mansion, a Critical Catalogue of the Furnishings & Decorations

By: Cunningham, Anna K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albany, New York State Education Department: 1955

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10559


pictorial boards, not issued with a dust jacket; light bumping to upper corners of boards and light soiling to covers. 114 objects are described and illustrated. View more info

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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1978-79

By: de Froment, Diana (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet Publications: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18892


light foxing to top and fore edges of text block. Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1977-78

By: de Froment, Diana and Lynn Lewis (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet Publications: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18891


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Winterthur Portfolio 4

By: Doud, Richard K. (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia: 1968

Seller ID: 10115


not issued with a dust jacket. Contents: Furniture of the Lower Connecticut River Valley: The Hartford Area, 1785-1810 / Nancy E. Richards -- Wallpaper from the Shop of William Poyntell / Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr. -- Henry Dawkins and the Quaker Comet / Wilford P. Cole -- After the Cloth Was Removed / Anna Wells Rutledge -- The Albany of Magdalena Douw / Robert G. Wheeler -- The Cassin Medal / Edgar P. Richardson -- The Doolittle Engravings of the Battle of Lexington a... View more info

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Winterthur Portfolio 5

By: Doud, Richard K. (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia: 1969

Seller ID: 10394


not issued with a dust jacket. Contents: Stephen Bordley of Colonial Annapolis / Joseph C. Morton -- The Baltimore Glass Trade, 1780 to 1820 / Dwight P. Lanmon -- Rinaldo and Armida: An Example of Classical Nudity in Eighteenth-Century American Painting / E. McSherry Fowble -- Interior Decoration of City Houses in Baltimore: The Federal Period / Rodris Roth -- The Library of Edward Lloyd IV of Wye House / Edwin Wolf, 2nd -- History on a Bandbox: A Pictorial Record of ... View more info

Treasures of Chatsworth: A Private View

By: Duchess of Devonshire

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Company Ltd: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27719


previous owner's blindstamp on first page, dust jacket lightly crinkled at head of spine. 100 objects are described and illustrated in color. View more info

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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1973-74

By: Edelstein, Annamaria (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18889


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby's 1984-85

By: Fogg, Georgia (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Publications: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18896


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Sotheby's Art at Auction 1986-87

By: Fogg, Georgia (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Publications: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18897


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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The Pennsylvania German Collection

By: Garvan, Beatrice B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Museum of Art: 1982

Seller ID: 24008


reprinted 1999. This handbook of the Philadelphia Museum of Art's permanent collection of Pennsylvania German objects is the first resource of its kind, revealing the range, depth, and quality of a folk art collection a century in the making. Photographs of the core collection of 1,115 Pennsylvania German ceramics and glass, furniture and household objects, fraktur and books, tools and implements, textiles and basketry, are accompanied by individual descriptions and,... View more info

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Antiques in the Heart of Aiken: A Commemorative Book by and for the Aiken Center for the Arts

By: Healy, Marti (text) and Shelly Marshall Schmidt (photographs)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aiken, SC, Aiken Center for the Arts: 2009

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27601


A survey of collecting considerations covering Estate Jewelry, Linens and Textiles, Ceramics, Silver, Crystal, Furniture, Fine Art, and Novelties. Also includes some of the most requested recipes from the Sweetheart Café. Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Art at Auction: The Year at Sotheby Parke Bernet 1974-75

By: Jackson, Anne (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18890


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Sotheby's Art At Auction The Art Market Review 1996-1997

By: Lawson, Emma (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby's: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17316


dust jacket with strip of fading at top edge of back panel. Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

Image for Early American Glass: The Renowned Private Collection of the Late Frederick K. Gaston, Greenwich, Conn., March 29 and 30, 1940

Early American Glass: The Renowned Private Collection of the Late Frederick K. Gaston, Greenwich, Conn., March 29 and 30, 1940

By: McKearin, Helen (catalogue)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries: 1940

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15364


darkening to spine and yapp edges, first four pages with light crease. 482 lots in the auction are described, of which 185 are illustrated. Featuring: Lacy Sandwich, rare lamps and candlesticks, vases and other pressed glass, blown three-mold, hand blown and pattern-molded glass, including unique and beautiful specimens of South Jersey, New York state, New England, Stiegel and Mid-western varieties. View more info

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The Fabulous Houston: A Museum of Fine Antiques, Chattanooga, Tennessee

By: Miller, Robert W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chattanooga, TN, Jones Printing Company: 1971

Seller ID: 27091


2nd printing. Illustrated with 23 color plates, each containing multiple objects. View more info

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The Forsyth Wickes Collection in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

By: Munger, Jeffrey H. et al

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Museum of Fine Art: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25407


long corner crease to front cover and first few pages. 582 objects are described, of which 326 are illustrated in black and white. Several of the objects are also shown on 39 color plates. View more info

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The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire: A Sesquicentennial Exhibition

By: Page, John F. (introduction)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Concord, NH, New Hampshire Historical Society: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10017


limited to 1250 copies; tiny stain on front cover near spine. The catalogue of an exhibition at the New Hampshire Historical Society, June 28, 1973 - September 29, 1973. 153 objects are described and illustrated in black and white. The objects include Ceramics (17), Furniture (38), Glass (16), Metals (22), Paintings (24), Silver (16), and Textiles (20). View more info

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Sotheby's Art at Auction 1989-90

By: Prideaux, Sally (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby's Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18898


Profusely illustrated in color. View more info