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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240647
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$385.00
very rare English hand-colored engraving of a Caribbean Indian and his five wives--Titled CHATOYER THE CHIEF OF THE BLACK CHARAIBES IN ST VINCENT WITH HIS FIVE WIVEs--according to inscription it is based on painting by Sir William Young Bar-it was engraved by Agostino Brunyas in 1772--impression of plate is obvious-color still strong-small foxing spot outside margin at top-9 inches by 11 inches-unframed-condition is good
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican militia in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE 1937-sign...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65417
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Hand-colored lithograph of aviation event signed by Frank Lemon created for the Wright Aeronautical Corporation-copy right 1945--only 500 copies made--19 by 17 inches--foxing on outer edges--central image has strong color--this piece is titled-AWASH IN THE ATLANTIC THE FIRST SUBMARINE CAPTURED BY PLANE WALLOWS BELOW A HUDSON AUGUST 1941-other aviation works by Lemon on website
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #568039
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Rare exotic engraving of exotic orientalist parade by English listed artist, Edward Julius Detmold [1883-1957]-print is 17 inches by 13.4 inches-with modern metal frame 24 by 19 inches-no condition problems or repairs-piece is signed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295439
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,100
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Cartel Nocturnal, lithography, 29 3/4'' x 21 3/4'', signed lower right, marked PA lower left, unframed, Sala Gaspar watermark lower right. CONDITION: no problems-freshly framed and matted Signed artist proof-with frame 28.5 by 37 inches-Tapies was famous in last half of 20thc and is in museums with sales records--considered a major modernist
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1294948
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $850
Beautiful lithography by famous Mexican 20thc artist Zuniga signed in pencil by artist in right hand corner and dated 1974--limited edition 42/400 in pencil on left hand bottom-framed-no condition problems or repairs-25.5 inches by 18 inches for lithograph-add 4 inches all around for fresh mat and frame--very colorful and sympathetic rendition of a native woman selling a grapefruit
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286389
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
18thc French engraved map of Cuba and Jamaica dtd 1782 signed by M Bonne- very minor foxing-13.26 inches by 9 inches-add 2.5 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65575
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Hand -colored lithograph created by Frank Lemon for the Curtis Aeronautical Corporation copyright 1925--signed--only 500 copies made--this one celebrates the aviation event--LOUIS BIERIOT PASSES THE WHITE CLIFFS OF DOVER IN MAY 1909--minor foxing on the edges--central image bright
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65354
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Rare hand-colored lithograph made for Wright Aeronautical Corporation copy right 1945--only 500 believed made-signed inside and out side the litho-Frank Lemon--this one is titled --DAUNTLESSES FROM FAR OFF CARRIERS RACE TO BATTLE OF MIDWAY JUNE 1942--some foxing on outer edges-four pin holes from former framing--central image in good condition--colors bright--other aviation works by Lemon on website--size 19 inches by 17 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240641
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Rare Dutch hand-colored engraving of European explorer greeted as hero by Caribbean Indians waving palm branches-from book page-7.5 inches by 12.5 inches-image is 6.5 inches by 5 inches-colors strong-condition good
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1289773
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $675
Italian lithography by famous modernist artist Giorgio de Chirico-1888-1978--piece is after 1939 when he changed style from Surrealism to what he called Neo Baroque-signed in lithography as well in pencil on lower right hand side margin--edition number in lower left side margin in pencil 26/94-18.5 by 27 inches-add 1.5 inches all around-ignore shadow on left hand bottom--not examined out of frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1239733
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
Very rare 19thc Cuban colored lithography depicting a convivial outing riding bulls through a lush tropical jungle=ca 1860-piece has ISLE de CUBA titled at at top and CERCANIAS DE BARACOA at bottom--colors are still bright-no condition problems-10.5 by 8 inches-add 3.5 inches all around for recent mat and black wood frame.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1168261
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Puerto Rican lithography Poster 1963 by Rafael N. Rivera Garcia signed in the poster-minor staining bottom edge-19 inches by 26 inches-framed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303234
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithography represents an unlucky soldier in the conflict, most likely Republican-dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 193...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1142732
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
Italian early 17thc map of Paris--hand colored engraving-highly detailed with buildings depicted in three dimension-printed on top margin "102 LUTEZIA C1TTA DE PARIGINI CELEBRATIFFIMA PER TUTTO LMONDE & NOTIFFIRMA CAPPO DEL REGNO DI FRANCIA 103" walls of city noted--top left hand side has legend of location of key sites--14.5 inches by 11 inches-add 4 inches for frame and mat-no condition problems-crisp image-interesting colors---on back is penciled Basel Sebestada Munster 1550
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #1118968
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Rare English 19thc etching of of satire from the work of English artist/engraver Thomas Landseer {1725-1889 } Etching was made in 1827.It bears press indentations on the edge of image-minor foxing on margins but not in image-has printed text on the base of image describing satire-no tears or holes-unframed-11 inches by 15 inches inches.Artist is listed and difficult to find
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23013 (stock #1169pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print, signed by Coll H. Smith del and Lazars SC, "South American Prairie Wolf", 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand-colored. $75.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65611
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Hand-colored lithograph created for Curtis Aeronautical Corporation by Frank Lemon--copyright 1945--only 500 copies made--signed-19 by 17 inches-This piece celebrates--SWEEPING LOW OVER RICE PADDIES,MITCHELLES FROM A NAVY CARRIER RAID TOKYO FOR THE FIRST TIME APRIL 1942--foxing on the edges--central image is bright--other aviation works by Lemon on website