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Antique Print of Isfahan 'Iran' by De Bruyn, 1718
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Spahan'. Very large panoramic view of Isfahan, historically also rendered in English as Ispahan, Sepahan, Esfahan or Hispahan, a city in Iran. This print origin...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Set of 4 Antique Prints of Persepolis by De Bruyn, '1718'
Located in Langweer, NL
Set of four antique prints with views of Persepolis, the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (circa 550-330 BC). It is situated northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Provin...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

18th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Nice pastel portrait representing a young woman. Original painted wooden frame and glass, France, 18th century. Weathered, small losses. Small crack in the paper.   
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Scroll Map of India by James Rennell, Dated 1786
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful scroll map of India. Fabulous cartouche Showing the course of The Ganges By James Rennell. Dated 1786. Copper plate engraving on paper laid on canvas. Original col...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

18th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Nice pastel portrait representing a young woman. Original painted wooden frame and glass, France, 18th century. Weathered, small losses and traces of inactive woodworm.    
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Architectural Print, Newcastle House, London, 1754
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
A wonderful copper-plate engraving of Newcastle House, Lincolns Inn Fields, London. Drawn and engraved by Sutton Nicholls Published 1754 Presented in a fabulous antique blea...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Mahogany, Paper

Large Scale Antique Scroll Map of Lincolnshire, England, Dated 1778
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful scroll map of Lincolnshire By Captain Armstrong, 1778 Copper plate engraving on paper laid on canvas Original ebonized wood frame with lovely turned finials The...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Set of 4 Antique Architectural Prints, London, Dated 1754
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Amazing set of 4 Architectural Prints. Fabulous colors. 4 important Georgian buildings in London. Cooper-plate engravings. From Stowe's Survey, dated 1754. Presented in a...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Mahogany, Paper

Pair of 18th Century Italian Polychrome Sconces
Located in Houston, TX
Tall pair of antique Italian neoclassical style carved wood polychrome sconces from Tuscany. Beautiful distressed patina. Have never been but could be electrified if desired.
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Italian Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood

French Flower Garden by Buffon
Located in Scandicci, Florence
Composition of 18 antique botanical prints from the iconic encyclopaedia "Histoire Naturelle" Buffon 1749-1804, each print is individually matted and framed. The 18 pieces subsequent...
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French Country Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Gold Leaf

Antique Print of the Avocet Bird and various Ducks by Bonnaterre '1790'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Histoire Naturelle, Ornithologie'. Engraving of the avocet bird and various ducks. This print originates from 'Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois rè...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Print of the Pintail Duck by Hulk 'circa 1780'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Le Canard a longue queue ou Le Pilet'. Engraving of the pintail or northern pintail duck. Source unknown, to be determined. Engraved by Hulk.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Bird Print of Various Geese by Bonnaterre, '1790'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Histoire Naturelle, Ornithologie'. Copper engraving of various geese. This print originates from 'Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la na...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Antependium Panel on Canvas, Painted Grotesque, 1700, Italy
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Antique antependium panel on canvas, painted in grotesque with floral motifs on a red background, it came from a church of the eighteenth century in Italy, Measure cm L 206 x H 103....
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Canvas

Antique Print of Uppsala by Schenk, circa 1700
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Upsal, Een Aerts-bisschoppelyke Stad in Zweden, beroemt door hare Acadmie. Upsala, Urbs Archiepiscopalis in Suecia, Academia sua nobilis'. View of Uppsala, Swed...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Print of a Triumphal Arch in Guangzhou by Beauvais, circa 1700
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Vue d'Optique d'un Arc de Triomphe tres éléve, en la Ville de Canton en la Chine'. Antique print of a triumphal arch in Guangzhou, Canton, China. This is an opt...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

English 18th Century Primitive Oak Coat of Arms with Lions
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Very nice and beautiful weathered oak coat of arms with traces of paint. Weathered, losses and old repairs. Oak on forged iron frame.   
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood

Antique Print of Helsingborg by Merian 'circa 1680'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Prospect der Vöstung Helsingburg (..)'. Engraved view of Helsingborg, the centre of the northern part of western Scania and Sweden's closest point to Denmark. F...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Print of Copenhagen by Merian '1638'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Hafnia Metropolis et Portus Celeberrimus Daniae - Coppenhagen'. View of Copenhagen, Denmark. This view is oriented from the harbor and depicts many important bu...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Small 15th Century Illuminated Vellum Book Page, Handwriting
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Fabulous handwritten and illuminated book page. Beautiful period piece with gorgeous faded colors and typical gilded gothic initials. France, 15th century.
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French Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Parchment Paper

Small 15th Century Illuminated Vellum Book Page, Handwriting
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Fabulous handwritten and illuminated book page. Beautiful period piece with gorgeous faded colors and typical Gothic gilded initials. France, 15th century.
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French Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Parchment Paper

Antique Print of the Allegory of Time by Picart, circa 1720
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Le Temps qui te passe t'approche du jour auquel tu dois rendre compte du Temps que tu auras passé'. Copper engraving of the Allegory of Time. It shows a boat be...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

18th Century Italian School Head Study of Two Boys
Located in Petworth, West Sussex
18th century Italian School head study of two young boys, alternatively two putti or cherubs, red chalk on laid paper, indistinctly signed SSE(?), framed.
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper, Crayon

18th Century French Hand Carved Wood Floral Bouquet Wall Ornament Plaque
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French carved-wood bouquet wall plaque from the 18th century. This antique wall ornament from France has been fashioned out of a single piece of wood and features a bouquet-shaped ...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood

Pl. 36 Antique Print of an Antelope Species by Buffon, 1769
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Le Nanguer'. Copper engraving of an antelope species. This print originates from 'Histoire naturelle generale et particuliere avec la description du cabinet du ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pl. 29 Antique Print of an Antelope Species by Buffon, 1769
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'La Corine'. Copper engraving of an antelope species. This print originates from 'Histoire naturelle generale et particuliere avec la description du cabinet du R...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pl. 24 Antique Print of a Rodent Species by Buffon 'circa 1770'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Le Soulik'. Copper engraving of a rodent species. This print originates from 'Histoire naturelle generale et particuliere avec la description du cabinet du Roi;...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pl. 53 Antique Print of an Antelope Species by Buffon 'circa 1770'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Le Condoma'. Copper engraving of an antelope species. This print originates from 'Histoire naturelle generale et particuliere avec la description du cabinet du ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pl. 52 Antique Print of a Gazelle Species by Buffon 'circa 1770'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'La Gazelle à bourse sur le dos'. Copper engraving of a gazelle species. This print originates from 'Histoire naturelle generale et particuliere avec la descript...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Flemish Tapestry
Located in New Orleans, LA
Handwoven wool tapestry mid-late 18th century Brussels figural scene depicting three females in lavishly decorated sitting room with open window. Crowned Queen dressed in pearl neckl...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Tapestry

18th Century Italian Rococo Carved Wood Architectural Fragment Wall Decoration
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian 18th century Rococo carved wood fragment. This antique wall decoration from Italy features fabulously detailed three dimensional hand carvings in a shell and scrolling aca...
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Italian Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Giltwood, Wood, Wood

Giovanni Battista Piranesi etching 'Santa Maria Maggiore', 3rd State, circa 1750
Located in Petworth, West Sussex
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italy, 1720-1778), 'Veduta della Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore', mid-18th century circa 1750, etching with engraving, Rome edition, 3rd state with publ...
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Italian Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Antique Print of a Catfish and other Fish Species by Salmon, 1737
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled '1. Schaiden, 2. Spiegel Karper of Koning, 3. Stierl, een soort der Hausens'. Copper engraving depicting a catfish, common carp and sturgeon species (?). This pr...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Large Ammonite, Genuine Fossil
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Lovely ammonite in good condition. Fabulous color. Formed 150 million years ago Found in the Sahara Desert. Measures: 12.5 inches wide.
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Moroccan Egyptian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Limestone

Framed 17th Century French Vellum Handwriting
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Extremely old handwriting on vellum. Unique and very decorative piece, France, 17th century. Weathered but good condition. Measurement includes the wooden frame.
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Parchment Paper

Antique Louis XVI 1775 Paris Beech Wood Barometer and Thermometer for a Hunter
Located in Munich, DE
Extraordinary and rare Louis XVI barometer and thermometer carved exquisitely in beech wood circa 1775. This wonderful object ist beautifully carved, gilt and painted, it has been ma...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Beech

Outstanding Flemish Historical Tapestry The Bull Hunting, 17th Century
Located in Rome, IT
Magnificent tapestry in wool and silk, Bruxelles, second half of the 17th century. Depicting a detailed scene of The Bull Hunting. On the background of the landscape the Monument of...
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Belgian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Tapestry

18th Century Spanish Decoratively Paneled Door with Moorish Influences
Located in Atlanta, GA
A beautiful Spanish decoratively paneled wood door from the 18th century. This antique door from Spain has been designed with Moorish influences, and has been thickly carved througho...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood

Framed 18th-19th Century French Hand Painted Fan with Mother of Pearl Handle
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th century French hand painted fan with mother of pearl handle in glass and giltwood display case / frame.
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Glass, Giltwood, Mother-of-Pearl

18th-19th Century Hand Painted Fan in Glass and Giltwood Display Case
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th century hand painted fan in glass and giltwood display case.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Glass, Giltwood

Framed 18th-19th Century Hand Painted Silk Fan with Mother of Pearl Handle
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th century hand painted silk fan with mother of pearl handle in glass and giltwood display case / frame with stand.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Mother-of-Pearl, Silk, Glass, Giltwood

18th-19th Century Iron Tea Strainer Spoon
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th century iron tea strainer spoon.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Iron

1930s Vintage Persian Kerman Rug
Located in New York, NY
A vintage Persian Kerman rug, size 7'8" x 4'0", circa 1930. This lovely handwoven wool rug features a small medallion at the center of an open soft green field, enclosed within an el...
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Persian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wool

18th Century Italian Carved Giltwood Wall Fragment Adorned with Acanthus Leaves
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian 18th century gilt and carved wood wall fragment. This antique Italian wall decoration has a drawn out, more horizontally positioned shape, which is heavily carved in a scr...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood, Giltwood

18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engraving of Lisbon
Located in Boston, MA
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of Lisbon. Custom frame.
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Glass, Wood, Paper

Pair of Mechanical and Geometrical French, 18th Century Framed Renderings
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of framed French, 18th century Bernard Direx renderings. This is a pair of framed mechanical and geometric renderings from French artist Bernard Direx. Each rendering was orig...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Late 17th Century Oil Portrait of a Lady
Located in Lymington, GB
An oil on canvas portrait of a young French courtier, circa 1690. This evocative antique French school picture has been attributed to the portrait painter Jean-François de Troy 1679...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Canvas

David Vinckeboons 'DVB' Allegorical, Dutch, 1616
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous woodcut engraving of rustic lovers by Jacob Matham after the Dutch old master David Vinckeboons. So called DVB. Woodcut engraving semi attached to a piece of card. Fro...
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Dutch Renaissance Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Set of 9 Anatomical Prints by A.Bell, 18th Century
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Wonderful set of 9 copper-plate engravings. Drawn and engraved by A.Bell. Published circa 1790 Unframed. Free shipping.
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pair Chinese Carved Hanging Window Panels, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century, China
Located in Austin, TX
A very well carved pair of 18th century Chinese Qing Dynasty carved camphor wood window screen panels. The camphor wood panels finely carved and pierced, and joined, featuring aus...
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Chinese Qing Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Metal

Charles-Louis Clerisseau 18th Century Gouache Of A Dance Amongst Classical Ruins
Located in Petworth, West Sussex
Charles-Louis Clerisseau (French, 1721-1820), a depiction of figures dancing amongst Classical ruins, gouache on paper, unsigned, framed. Being of the late 18th century, circa 1770...
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French Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Rare Baroque Engraving 'Battle of the Milvian Bridge,' France, 17th century
Located in London, GB
After Charles Le Brun, in the Grand Manner this dramatic and rare three sheet 17th century etching and engraving by Gérard Audran (1640-1703) depicts the Battle of the Milvian Bridg...
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French Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

Pair of Antique Botanical Prints, by Maria Sibylla Merian, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
A fine pair of exceptional quality early 18th century hand-colored engravings of plants and insects from Dissertatio de Generatione et Metamorphosibus Insectorum Surinamensium, Amste...
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Dutch Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper, Paper

Pair of Framed Antique Handmade Tapestries
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Pair of 18th century handmade tapestries each crafted with natural organic dyes depicting chateaus and flowers in a folky naive manner and presented under glass in wood frames.
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Tapestry

Pair of Framed Original 18th Century Swedish Seals Cut and Placed Artfully
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of authentic 18th century Swedish framed seals. These antique seals of Swedish nobility, were originally collected in the early 19th century. The original collector of these S...
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Swedish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Silver Leaf

17th Century Pewter Charger with Hallmarks
Located in Buchanan, MI
17th century pewter charger with hallmarks.
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Pewter

Jean-Baptiste Audebert Hand-Colored Engraving of a Patas Monkey
Located in Hudson, NY
Rare hand-colored engraving by Jean-Baptiste Audebert (1759-1800) of a patas or West African short tailed monkey. From Audebert's monograph Histoire Naturelle Des Singe. Unframed bu...
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French Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Paper

18th Century French Louis XVI Style Gilt and Green Painted Barometer
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th century circa 1790-1799 French Louis XVI style gilt and green painted barometer with mercury filled glass working thermometer.
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

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Glass, Wood, Wood, Giltwood

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