Recent Acquisitions

Thomas W Nason, American, 1889-1971, "Amston Pond". An atmospheric original engraving on copper, image size 6 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches, 1947, cat: BPL-424, published by the Society of Print Connoisseurs with the blind stamp and the original label, pencil signed "TW Nason imp", the 'imp' indicating that Nason printed this impression himself.

$450.00

This is an original etching by British artist Mortimer Menpes.  The title Shaded Entrance was created and printed circa 1920.  The image measures 11 7/8X8 3/8 inches.  hand signed in pencil with the imp after his name, this means he printed this proof himself.  Printed on a medium weight laid type paper with the Menpese watermark.

$425.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde Story, The Happy Prince.  This book was   Published by the Literary Guild of American Inc. in 1940.   This illustration is initialed by the artist Everett Shinn lower center.  It is done on illustration board which measures 18X14 inches.

$650.00

This is the original pen and ink illustrations by Everett Shinn, used for the Oscar Wilde book  The Happy Prince and Other Tales.  Published by the Literary Guild of American Inc. in 1940.  The Seven works are for: The Happy Prince,The Infanta's Birthday, The Young King, The Fisherman and his Soul, The Star Child, The Nightingale and the Rose and the Selfish Giant.  All seven illustrations are on a common illustration board as drawn for the book.  The board measures 14X18 inches.

$700.00

This is an original ink wash illustration by American artist Everett Shinn.  It was done for the book, James W. Riley Poems of Childhood, published by Gosset and Dulap, Chicago.  The board measures 20X15 inches, no signature on this illustration, but can be viewed in the published book, by Riley.  1943.

$600.00

This is an original ink wash illustration by American artist Everett Shinn.  It was done for the book, James W. Riley Poems of Childhood, published by Gosset and Dulap, Chicago.  The board measures 20X15 inches, no signature on this illustration, but can be viewed in the published boo, by Riley.

$600.00

This is an original ink wash illustration done by Everett Shinn for the book of Poems by James W. Riley, published in 1943.  The title of this image is: "A Sudden Shower", it is described with printing instructions in the lower third of the border, drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 18X14 inches.  Unsigned but easy to find in the published book   published by J.C. Winston, 1940, Philadelphia. 

$495.00

This is an original inkwash drawing, illustration by American artist Everett Shinn.  This image was done for the James Riley Poem, The Raggedy Man, published by Grosset and Dunlap 1943.  The image is described and titled in the lower border.  Unsigned, but easy enough to find in the Riley Book.  The illustration board measures 18X14 inches.

$450.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde story, The Selfish Giant, published by John C. Winston Company, Chicago 1940. This illustration is titled in pencil in the upper edge and signed with the artist's initials lower right, drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 18X14 inches.

$450.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde Book, The Happy Prince and Other Tales.  Published by the Literary Guild of American Inc. in 1940.  This illustration is titled in pencil upper edge and signed with the artist's initials lower right.  Drawn on illustration board which measures 18X14 inches.

$700.00

This is an original group of illustrations, all on a common illustration board for the work, Poems of Childhood by James Whitcomb RIley, published by Grosset & Dunlap in 1940.  Two are titled: Uncle Sidneys Logic and The Old Haymow.  These are done with watercolor and inkwash, unsigned but easy to identify in the finished book that it was done for.  The illustration board measures 20X15 inches.

$725.00

This is an original pen and ink drawing done as an illustration for the Oscar Wilde tale, The Young King.  Drawn by Everett Shinn for the John C. Winston Company, Chicago 1940.  This drawing is titled and the upper edge and signed "E. Shinn 1940" bottom center.  The work done on illustration board measures 18X14 inches.

$650.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Story by Oscar Wilde, The Birthday of the Infanta.  This illustration was done for the book published by J.C. Winston, 1940, Philadelphia.   This image titled at the top edge The Infantas Birthday is on  illustration board which measures 18X14 inches, signed with the artist's initials lower right.

$575.00

This is an original wood engraving by American artist Dorothy McEntee.  THe title is Grey Geese, it was priced circa 1930, is pencil signed, titled and numbered as 3/100.  The image measures 10X8 inches.

$275.00

This is a fine wood engraving by American artist Dorothy McEntee.  The subject a sleeping cat is pencil signed and dated 1939.  The image measures 6 1/2X9 inches.  

$425.00