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[Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4)

Macaire personified the clever businessman, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly t...

$250 / ≈ €238
Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Date: Paris, 1864

 

Country pleasures.

Folding fan made of double sheet of lithographed paper, enhanced with gouache and watercolor, with decoration of three cartouches with gallant scenes of French country pl...

$300 / ≈ €285
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, ca. 1850-1860

 

Compass.

A sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled. The compass works fine.

$650 / ≈ €618
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c. 1890-1900

 

Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.

Large sheet with an animated game of goose of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.André Basset offers a life ...

$750 / ≈ €713
Publisher: BASSET, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1816-1820

 

An elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.

Folding fan made of skin sheet and mounted in English style, with a painted scene of an elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.Painted verso of a man among ancie...

$900 / ≈ €855
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Paris, 1790

 

Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters, and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. T...

$950 / ≈ €903
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1720

 

Very fine folding fan with painting of Minerva, Juno and 2 peacocks.

Small folding fan made of double skin sheet, mounted in English style, painted with gouache and depicting Minerva and Juno sitting near each other and receiving the visit...

$1200 / ≈ €1140
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: ca. 1820

 

A folding fan showing Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, circa 1750-1760.

The fan shows Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, where she welcomes Julius Caesar who came to visit her in 48BC. Her suite is made up of soldiers and maids. The arriva...

$1250 / ≈ €1188
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: English, ca. 1750-1760

 

Compass.

A very nicely crafted sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled and is executed in beautiful red copper. Made and signed by F.J. Kloos & Son of Rotterdam...

$1500 / ≈ €1425
Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875

 

Réseau aérien mondial.

"Sur les ailes d'Air France, découvrez le monde à votre tour" lithograph poster from AIR France. A great mid century design by Air France advertising poster b...

$1600 / ≈ €1520
Publisher: PLAQUET. / AIR FRANCE
Date: Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1940-1950