Today we have been adding fine chromolithographs from 1898: Collectibles : Lithographs in Collect.at @ rubylane
Imperial Chinese Government Hukuang Railways Gold Bond
Imperial Chinese Government Hukuang Railways Gold Bond from 1911.
Decorative stock certificate from the Imperial Chinese Government, 5% Hukuang Railways Sinking Fund Gold Loan for £20.
Vignette of a locomotive and ornate border around it, biggest part of coupons still exist.
Issued by Banque De L’Chine in Paris.
Horizontal center-fold, very fine condition (in terms of scripohily). Clean and vivid colors. It stands out when framed.
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Old Pin Up Postcard. Lady reading a Book
Decorative old pin up postcard from app. 1910. It depicts a pretty young lady in underwear, reading a book.
Unused postcard in fine condition. ( A number is stamped at the reverse as this postcard has been part of a collection).
Chimpanzee: Etching from 1892 – col9163: “Old, coloured etching from 1892 depicting a Chimpanzee in a cage, playing with a rabbit.
The colour has been added in an early chromo litho technique.
Size: 6 x 9.5 inches. Minor aging, no creasing or tears.”
collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Pavilion and Gardens of a Mandarin. 19th Century Etching: “Pavilion and Gardens of a Mandarin near Peking. Delicate 19th Century Etching. Drawn by Thomas Allom, engraved by A. Wilmore.
Issued by Fisher, Son & Co. London Paris.
Very nice picture showing a Chinese mandarin, his wife, their child and servants.
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Torii-Gate in Kyoto. Albumen Photo from app. 1880s.
Antique Japanese Photograph depicting the entrance part to one of the most famous temples in Japan. Torii Gate with Japanese peddler standing next.
Albumen-photo, thin paper, fixed on paper with small glue spots at he corners.
10,4 x 8 inches, fine condition, app. 1885.
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Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds of Rabbits
Bunnies: Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds if Rabbits.
Most decorative chromo-lithograph depicting 6 different breeds of rabbits.
Published in Germany in 1898.
12,1 x 9,7 inches ( 31 x 24,4 cm). Vertical center-fold. Clean, fresh colors. It looks great when matted and framed.
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Decorative old chromolithograph depicting 34 kinds of artefacts, produced by Indians: War flute of the Sioux, pipe of the Blackfeet Indians, tomahawk, shingle, quiver, pot of the Pueblos, spear, arrows, neckband, adornment and others.
Size: 6,2 x 9,5 inches,
Published by Meyers, litho by Bibliographisches Institut Leipzig.
Colourful, fine condition.
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Australian Fauna: Outstanding Antique Lithograph. 17 Animals
Australian fauna: Most beautiful chromo lithograph depicting seventeen different kinds of animals: Kangaroo, emu, cockatoos, lizard, wolf, parrots, kiwi, bird of prey, duckbill and more.
12 x 9,5 inches. Artist signed S. Muetzel.
The lithograph has been printed by Bibliographisches Institut Leipzig.
Lithograph by Meyers Germany 1902. Vertical centerfold.
Clean and fresh, broad margins, vivid colors, very decorative..
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17-18th Century Copper Engraving: Chinese Idols. Weird.: “Vitel ou Ninifo, Copper Print, 8.6 x 6,4 in ( actual image print size ), by the famous artist Bernard Picart ( 1673 – 1733 ), engraver on wood and metal, draughtsman and miniaturist.
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The image shows a huge Buddha statue in a Chinese Temple, rather looking kike a western church. Demons an both sides of the statue, Chinese worshiping.
This is an original, NO reproduction.”
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