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1960s California Prison Sign
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unique California state prison sign that reads "KEEP OUT CALIFORNIA STATE PROPERTY". Yellow
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Vintage 1960s American Signs

Materials

Steel

1960s California Prison Sign
1960s California Prison Sign
H 8 in W 15 in D 0.1 in
Vintage Prison Road Sign
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Cool vintage metal road sign for a United States Prison. Sign is letting the car know that they are
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Vintage 1950s American Signs

Materials

Steel

Vintage Prison Road Sign
Vintage Prison Road Sign
H 23 in W 27 in D 0.19 in
Photography Panoramic 1914 Indiana State Prison on the Outside Looking in
Located in Savannah, GA
amazing circa 1914 panorama photograph in front of the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City, Indiana
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Vintage 1910s American Other Photography

Materials

Glass, Wood, Paper

Nelson Mandela Signed Book Page
Located in Jersey, GB
A limited-edition book page signed by the South African political leader and anti-apartheid
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20th Century Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Paper

Nelson Mandela Signed Book Page
Nelson Mandela Signed Book Page
H 10 in W 7.75 in D 0.001 in
Art Deco Sculpture Signed Carlier
By Émile Nestor Joseph Carlier 1
Located in NANTES, FR
and died in Paris on April 11, 1927 Joseph Carlier was born in a house on rue de la Prison, where
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Spelter

Art Deco Sculpture Signed Carlier
Art Deco Sculpture Signed Carlier
H 27.96 in W 6.11 in D 4.14 in
Guiseppe Santomaso (Italian 1907 - 1990) Signed, "Blue Space" Lithograph, 1969.
By Giuseppe Santomaso
Located in Chicago, IL
Signed Guiseppe Santomaso, 1968 limited edition 79/110 "Blue Space" aqua tint. Identical work in
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Prints

Materials

Metal

Powerful Hoi Lebadang Abstract Mid Century Lithograph Signed and Numbered
By Hoi Lebadang
Located in Atlanta, GA
A mid 20th century lithograph print by Vietnamese / French artist Hoi Lebadang (1921 - 2015) signed
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Prints

Materials

Glass, Wood, Paper

The Woman Who Wouldn't Talk, Signed by Susan McDougal, First Edition, 2003
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Clintons & What I Learned in Jail. New York: Carroll and Graf Publishers, 2003. Signed. First Edition
Category

Early 2000s American Books

Materials

Paper

Masquerade Digital Painting
By Daria Petrilli
Located in Milan, IT
prison. Painted in the Pop-Surrealist style, this limited edition is signed and numbered by the artist
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2010s Italian Modern Paintings

Materials

Cotton, Canvas, Wood

Masquerade Digital Painting
Masquerade Digital Painting
H 42.52 in W 30.71 in D 1.58 in
1958 Ordeal By Innocence
By Agatha Christie
Located in Bath, GB
A vanishingly scarce to see signed first edition of this classic Christie mystery. The first
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Vintage 1950s British Books

Materials

Paper

1958 Ordeal By Innocence
1958 Ordeal By Innocence
H 7.5 in W 1 in D 5 in
Pal Kepenyes Abstract Figure Sculpture
By Pal Kepenyes
Located in Oakland, CA
Pal Kepenyes (1923-2021) abstract figure in metal, signed by the artist, purchased by the original
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Vintage 1960s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Abstract Bronze Sculpture, Prince Monyo
By Prince Monyo
Located in Palm Desert, CA
piece is polished bronze. The piece has its own square base which is signed, "Monyo". The sculpture is
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Abstract Bronze Sculpture, Prince Monyo
Abstract Bronze Sculpture, Prince Monyo
H 16.5 in W 11.5 in D 4.5 in
Important French & Continental Furniture Collection Formed by Roberto Polo
Located in valatie, NY
roller-coaster career included a major art fraud scandal that landed him in prison. We are a division
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Vintage 1980s Books

Materials

Paper

'Toussaint L'Ouverture' Original Abstract Painting by Lars Hegelund, 16 x 20 in.
By Lars Hegelund
Located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Toussaint L'ouverture was one of the freedom heroes of Haiti, he ended his life in a French prison
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2010s American Modern Paintings

Materials

Aluminum

Malcolm Morley "Pacific Telephone, LA Yellow Pages" Advertisement Print
By Malcolm Morley
Located in San Carlos, CA
designed by Malcolm Morley and published in 1969. This print is marked (57/75) and signed by the artist in
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Vintage 1960s American Modern Prints

Materials

Other

Sotheby's, 2011 Lilly & Edmond Safra Collection European Furniture Volume IV
By Sotheby's
Located in valatie, NY
sentenced to 10 years in prison. NPT Books a division of N.P. Trent Antiques has a large collection of used
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

Materials

Paper

Jean Michel Folon Serigraph "Libellule" Exhibition Print, 1972
By Jean-Michel Folon
Located in San Carlos, CA
Editions Marquet for Gallery Marquet in Paris, France. Signed in plate. This print is in excellent
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Vintage 1970s French Post-Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

1970s Jean Michel Folon " Le Fumeur De Pipe" Exhibition Serigraph, Paris
By Jean-Michel Folon
Located in San Carlos, CA
Paris, France. This print is signed in plate by the artist. This print is unframed ! The print is in
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

Jean Michel Folon Screenprint "L' Expression", 1973
Located in San Carlos, CA
exhibition in Gallery Claude Bollack in Strasbourg, France. The print is signed in plate by the artist. This
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

Francisco Goya Miren Que Grabes from Los Caprichos 1868 Etching Framed
By Francisco Goya
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
artist Francisco Goya. Signed in the plate. Numbered 63 on the upper right corner and titled on the lower
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Antique 1860s Prints

Materials

Paper

"Industry, " Art Deco Painting with Stylized Gears and Structure for Fortune Mag
Located in Philadelphia, PA
authorities landed him in prison. The painting is gouache on paper, and is signed on the matte. Garretto added
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Paintings

Materials

Paint

Rene Portocarrero 1952 Cuban Art Jarron Con Flores Ink And Gouache On Paper
Located in Miami, FL
50.8 mm (20.5 x 24.25 x 2.00 Inches). Signature: At lower right corner signed, "PORTOCARRERO 1952
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Vintage 1950s Cuban Modern Drawings

Materials

Paper

c1895-9 La Comédie Humaine
By Honoré de Balzac 1
Located in Bath, GB
, comprised of forty-five volumes in uniform leather bindings signed Riverside Press, in the original French
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Antique 1890s French Books

Materials

Paper

c1895-9 La Comédie Humaine
c1895-9 La Comédie Humaine
H 9 in W 30 in D 5.3 in
Original Color Linocut by Werner Büttner "Nachleben" in Yellow and Black
By Werner Büttner
Located in Hamburg, DE
signed and dated in pencil on the right. The paper has some compressions and slight creases, otherwise
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1990s German Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

Antique Print of the Publicly Exposed Head of Llywelyn by Russel '1781'
Located in Langweer, NL
and in 1247, signed the Treaty of Woodstock at Woodstock Palace. The terms they were forced to accept
Category

Antique Late 18th Century Prints

Materials

Paper

Antique Chinese Food Presentation Covered Box
Located in Forney, TX
time. Signed on the reverse. Makes for a beautiful and functional decorative object in your home
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Antique 17th Century Chinese Ming Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wood, Paint

Christo and More SMS A Collection of Multiples 'William N. Copley, 1968'
By Roy Lichtenstein, Yoko Ono 1, Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Located in Chicago, IL
Drawings, Ronnie Landfield; Bush in Hand, Roland Penrose; The Father of Mona Lisa, Man Ray, signed and
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Books

Materials

Paper

Antique Emperor Napoleon III Sevres Porcelain Cup Saucer & Sugar Bowl 19th C
Located in London, GB
: Both cup saucer and bowl are in very good condition with no signs of damage or restoration and the
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Antique 1850s French Porcelain

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Sèvres Porcelain Charger of Louis XVI, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
: In excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or signs of repair and only minor signs of wear
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Antique 1850s French Porcelain

Materials

Ormolu

Very Fine French 19th Century White Marble Bust of a Young Beauty by René Rozet
By René Rozet 1
Located in Los Angeles, CA
cylindrical pedestal stand with a square white marble plinth. Signed: R. Rozet. Circa: Paris, 1870-1880
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Antique 19th Century French Rococo Busts

Materials

Carrara Marble, Siena Marble

circa 1845 C Hindley & Sons Lion Carved Chesterfield Brown Leather Dining Chairs
By Chesterfield, Charles Hindley & Sons
Located in GB
supplying Pentonville Prison with 100 hair mattresses and pillows, to altering spring roller blinds, to
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Antique 1840s English Early Victorian Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather, Hardwood

Fabulous Multi Media Construction by George Dergalis, circa 1970
By George Dergalis
Located in Palm Springs, CA
circa 1970. It is not signed but will come with a letter of authenticity by his widow. Please look at
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Vintage 1970s American Paintings

"Prison Hulk & Shipping off the Portsmouth Coast" Oil on Canvas, George Gregory
By George Gregory
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
George Gregory British, (1849-1938) Prison Hulk & Shipping off the Portsmouth Coast Oil on
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Portrait of a Woman with a Parrot, Painting Signed de Bornschlegel, 19th Century
Located in Paris, FR
Oil on canvas representing a young woman interrupting her reading to play with her parrot, signed
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Antique 1850s French Napoleon III Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Mine Okubo Oil Painting, 1961, World War II Japanese Internment Camp
Located in Treasure Island, CA
Mine Okubo. Girl and dog, 1961. Oil on canvas. 11 x 16 inches. Signed lower left. Studio
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

19th Century Hand Painted Majolica Vase
Located in Liverpool, GB
, described in the book of Genesis. Joseph, who was in prison, was brought before Pharaoh to explain to him
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Antique 19th Century Italian Renaissance Revival Vases

Materials

Majolica

Georgian Set of Hogarth's the Harlot's Progress
By William Hogarth
Located in London, GB
and are in fact hiding the tell-tale signs of syphilis. Plate four: Moll is in Bridewell Prison, the
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Antique Mid-18th Century English George III Prints

Materials

Glass, Wood, Paper

Tibor Jankay Painting Venice Beach Sunbath, Venice, CA, circa 1960s
By Tibor Jankay
Located in London, GB
Oil on board, signed lower right, original frame. Tibor Jankay's works and paintings influenced by
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Vintage 1960s American Modern Paintings

Tibor Jankay: Abstract Composition, 1978
By Tibor Jankay
Located in London, GB
Expressive painting by Tibor Jankay dated on the back "1978", signed lower right. BIOGRAPHY
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Tibor Jankay: Abstract Composition, 1978
Tibor Jankay: Abstract Composition, 1978
H 47.25 in W 35.44 in D 1.19 in
Tibor Jankay ( 1899-1994 ): 5 Elements
By Tibor Jankay
Located in London, GB
This is a wonderful and colorful work by Jankay, signed upper left, dated on the back "91 March 16
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1990s American Modern Paintings

Tibor Jankay ( 1899-1994 ): 5 Elements
Tibor Jankay ( 1899-1994 ): 5 Elements
H 50.4 in W 34.26 in D 1.19 in
Historical Portrait of Beatrice Cenci, Italian Painting, Mid-18th Century Oil
Located in Rome, Italy
Italian painter, mid-18th century Historical portrait of Beatrice Cenci Not signed Daughter of
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Antique 1850s Italian Paintings

Materials

Canvas

1933 Art Deco Life-Size Portfolio Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
). The paintings are on unstretched canvas and depict the study of a nude female and nude males, signed
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

1933 Male 'Red' Men Nude Portrait Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
signed and dated by the artist, Olga Mossig Zupan 1933. Olga von Mossig-Zupan was married to Fritz
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

1933 Art Deco Male Men Nude Portrait Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
signed and dated by the artist, Olga Mossig Zupan 1933. Olga von Mossig-Zupan was married to Fritz
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

1933 Male 'Blue' Men Nude Portrait Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
signed and dated by the artist, Olga Mossig Zupan 1933. Olga von Mossig-Zupan was married to Fritz
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

1933 Male 'White' Men Nude Portrait Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
signed and dated by the artist, Olga Mossig Zupan, 1933. Olga von Mossig-Zupan was married to Fritz
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

1933 Female Nude Portrait Study Oil Painting by Olga von Mossig-Zupan
By Olga von Mossig-Zupan
Located in Vienna, AT
(1900-1992). The oil painting is on unstretched canvas and depicts the study of an nude female signed
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Vintage 1930s Austrian Expressionist Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

Earl Swanigan Prison Scene Painting
By Earl Swanigan
Located in New York, NY
A prison scene painted by the late American artist Earl Swanigan. Acrylic on plywood panel. Signed
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Early 2000s American Paintings

Materials

Plywood, Acrylic

Earl Swanigan Prison Scene Painting
Earl Swanigan Prison Scene Painting
H 20.25 in W 21 in L 20.25 in
Earl Swanigan Painting - Prison Scene With Two Figures
By Earl Swanigan
Located in New York, NY
A prison scene painted by the late American artist Earl Swanigan. Acrylic on plywood panel. Signed
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Early 2000s American Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Plywood

Earl Swanigan Prison Scene Painting with Two Figures
By Earl Swanigan
Located in New York, NY
A prison scene painted by the late American artist Earl Swanigan. Acrylic on plywood panel. Signed
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Early 2000s American Paintings

Materials

Plywood, Acrylic

Robert Loughlin "Neutra in Prison" Brute Oil on Canvas, 2005
By Robert Loughlin
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
Robert Loughlin "Neutra in Prison" 2005. The Trademark Brute shown in jail produced in metallic
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Early 2000s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

Exemplary Prison Art Self-Portrait Painting by Joel Gaines, circa 1970s
By Joel Gaines
Located in Peabody, MA
State prison inmate Joel Gaines. This intimate and highly detailed scene of Gaines' life as an artist
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Vintage 1970s American Outsider Art Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Canvas

Charles Dickens Signed Cheque
Located in Jersey, GB
A Coutts cheque signed by the great Victorian author and social reformer Charles Dickens on March
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Antique 1860s Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Paper

Charles Dickens Signed Cheque
Charles Dickens Signed Cheque
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H 8.2 in W 14.1 in D 0.5 in
Charles Dickens Handwritten Signed Letter
Located in Jersey, GB
A handwritten signed letter by the renowned English author Charles Dickens Charles John Huffman
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Antique 1860s Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Paper

Charles Dickens Handwritten Signed Letter
Charles Dickens Handwritten Signed Letter
Free Shipping
H 3.5 in W 3.5 in D 1 in
Andy Warhol Electric Chairs Screen Print '#11.75' 1971 'Signed and Numbered'
By Andy Warhol
Located in New York, NY
Electric Chairs (#11.75) screen print by Andy Warhol, 1971. Edition of 250 with 50 AP. Signed
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Mid-20th Century Swiss Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Silver Leaf

Nelson Mandela limited edition signed presentation copy of Long Walk to Freedom
Located in Jersey, GB
, signed by the author. This is a limited edition copy of The Illustrated Long Walk to Freedom produced by
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Early 2000s Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Other

Framed Paris Painting "Matin sur les Berges de Seine" Signed R. Pettinari, 2012
Located in Dallas, TX
. The traditional composition is set inside a gilded and black lacquer frame and is signed in the lower
Category

2010s French Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Rare Wool Modern Iraqi Map Rug Made by the Iraqi Prisoners, Mid-20th Century
Located in London, GB
Of a rectangular form modern Iraqi map rug surrounded by a floral design boarder, signed; "made in
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Mid-20th Century Iraqi More Carpets

Materials

Wool

Early 20th Century WPA Style Industrial Painting of Men at Work in Period Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
, Modernist style picture frame with a raised and painted inner edge. The work is signed BARBER in the top
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Wood, Paint

"Naked" Rafael Zabaleta 'Quesada, Jaén, 1907, Ibídem, 1960'
By Rafael Zabaleta
Located in Madrid, ES
Signed. Ink on paper. He was born in Quesada in 1907 into a well-off family. In 1925 he travelled
Category

20th Century Spanish Modern Drawings

Materials

Paper

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