Our collection of bird prints includes works by some of the most famous names in ornithological illustration history: George Edwards, Cornelius Nozeman, Mark Catesby, John Gould, Edward Lear, and Johannes Keulemans, and more. As Jean Anker wrote in Bird Books and Bird Art, “Among the many fellow creatures that man finds around him hardly any have had such power to attract his attention, occupy his thoughts, or fire his imagination as birds”.
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Our catalogue for the Biblio Online Book Fair of March 2022. Note the beautiful illuminated manuscript leaves and floral zincographs.
Please enjoy our selection of Christmas and holiday-themed items from the late 19th to mid 20th centuries, most of which have recently been catalogued. Our list includes Christmas-themed political cartoons, toy advertisements, illustrations by Coles Phillips and Jessie M. King, and more.
We have Deco-influenced magazines, wallpaper sample books, theater programs, and maps from the early 20th century, as well as a Chinese painting from the 19th century that serves as a visual forerunner. Come explore the World of Tomorrow with bright colors and geometric shapes, Streamline Moderne architecture, and glimpses of the iconic Trylon and Perisphere from the 1939 World’s Fair in New York.