A nice pairing of two of Mark Catesby’s engravings from Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands. He published these and other images between 1729-1747. (more…)
A nice landscape, oil on canvas painting in its original frame. The landscape and cattle give us some clues to the painter. The landscape is Italian but the cow is South American. (more…)
Lee and His Generals
This idealized print of General Robert E. Lee and his Generals was printed in 1907. The print is in good condition with the image showing of 22 ¼” by 11” and the matting 25 ¾” by 15 ¾”. (more…)
CSS Merrimack vs. USS Congress
A rare engraving of the Merrimack, or Virginia, versus the USS Congress and other ships. It is titled “The Last of the Wooden Navy”. This battle occurs the day before the Monitor arrives at New Port News, VA for their famous battle. (more…)
1667 Map of Virginia
This is the map that made me fall in love with maps! A beautiful, hand colored map of Virginia by William Blaeu. In the upper left corner is an image of Chief Powhatan in his lodge with his wives and children.
General Robert E. Lee
This full color lithograph of Robert E. Lee is outstanding. Printed by Kurtz and Allison in the later 1800’s, the color really pops off the page.
“Richmond, VA and Its Vicinity” Engraving, Circa 1863
A pretty hand colored engraving of “Richmond VA and its Vicinity”. The image is 8″ wide by 6 1/2″ tall. (more…)
City of Richmond, VA
A beautifully hand colored image of Richmond from Harpers Weekly. The frame is 27.5″ long and 21″ deep. This was printed in 1862 and was well taken care of.