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  • # 4836

    KIRCHHOFF, Alfred (1838-1907)

    Japaner

    Kassel : Theodor Fischer (1884). Series title: Rassenbilder zum Gebrauch beim geographischen Unterricht. Lithograph on thick card, 770 x 630 mm, number 5 in a series of 12 different illustrations of racial types issued in large format for school instruction, verso with printed label containing information on Japanese ethnology written by the German geographer Alfred …

  • # 25762

    À RÉAMUR (FIRM)

    Case d’un chef canaque (Nouvelle Calédonie).

    Paris : À Réaumur, [circa 1910]. Seres: Constructions bizarres. Chromolithographed trade card, 105 x 71 mm, verso with printed information about the Kanak chief’s hut, New Caledonia, depicted on the front of the card, and advertisement for the Parisian department store, À Réaumur; fine condition.

  • # 25763

    À RÉAMUR (FIRM)

    [BURKE & WILLS] O’Hara Burke 1821-1861. Burke mourant dans lés déserts de l’Australie.

    Paris : À Réaumur, [circa 1920]. Seres: Les explorateurs célèbres. Chromolithographed trade card, 105 x 70 mm, verso with printed information about the Australian explorer Robert O’Hara Burke, and advertisement for the Parisian department store, À Réaumur; fine condition.

  • # 25508

    Hashimoto, Tetsu

    萬國興地 [Bankoku Yochi]

    A copperplate Japanese map and gazetteer of the world, designed in the shape of a fan. [Japan : publisher not identified, early to mid-Meiji period (1870-1890s)]. Copperplate engraving, 250 x 510 mm (irregular), very small worm hole not affecting text or image, a fine example, mounted to a backing sheet. A copperplate engraved Japanese guide …

  • # 25312

    J. HARRIS; O. S. HEMPEL (maker)

    [GLASS CINEMA SLIDE] J. Harris. Ayrshire Dairy. Milk direct from dairy to consumer.

    [Melbourne?] : O. S. Hempel, [1916-1918]. Glass magic lantern slide, 82 x 82 mm; maker’s name ‘O. S. Hempel’ in image lower left; in fine condition. A superb World War One-era glass cinema slide advertising the dairy of J. Harris, which was located in Dandenong, east of Melbourne. The slide features a hand-coloured photographic view …

  • # 25314

    E. G. GILLESPIE; O. S. HEMPEL (maker)

    [GLASS CINEMA SLIDE] “Quality tells”. E. G. Gillespie, Lonsdale St., Dandenong. Bread delivered in Dandenong, & surrounding districts. Give us a trial and we feel sure you will become a permanent customer. A. H. Judd, Robinson St., Manager.

    [Melbourne?] : O. S. Hempel, 1918. Glass magic lantern slide, 82 x 82 mm; maker’s name and date ‘O. S. Hempel ’18’ in image lower centre; in fine condition. A World War One-era glass cinema slide advertising the Dandenong bakery of E. G. Gillespie. The slide, which features a photographic image of Mr. Gillespie standing …

  • # 25313

    A. H. GREEN; O. S. HEMPEL (maker)

    [GLASS CINEMA SLIDE] Jersey Farm Dairy. A. H. Green, returned soldier, who served this Country, and now wishes to serve You. A trial solicited. George St., Dandenong.

    [Melbourne?] : O. S. Hempel, 1918. Glass magic lantern slide, 82 x 82 mm; maker’s name and date ‘O. S. Hempel ’18’ in image lower left; in fine condition. A World War One-era glass cinema slide advertising the Dandenong (Victoria) dairy of A. H. Green, a returned serviceman who entreats the public to support his …

  • # 25507

    Ishida, Saijirō [editor]

    内國便覧表 [Naikoku Benranhyō]

    A copperplate engraving of Japanese naval information designed in the shape of a fan Kyōto : [Ishida Ubakutei, Meiji 7 (1874)?]. Copperplate engraving, 250 x 510 mm (irregular), minor creases, flags and insignia with original hand colour, a fine example, mounted to a backing sheet. An illustrated copperplate engraving with detailed table of geographical information, surrounded …

  • # 25162

    Anon.

    Tiger-Wolf & wombat

    Also titled lower centre : Australia (Van Diemen’s Land). Lithograph printed in colour, 173 x 260 mm (image), plate number XXIV upper right, very pale foxing, else fine. Originally published in: Wilde Thiere aller Zonen. Ihre Gewohnheiten und Lebensweise, ihr Nutzen und Schaden in 60 nach der Natur gezeichneten und gemalten Tafeln zum Anschauungs-Unterricht für Schulen und …

  • # 25735

    ROGER, Barthelemy (1767-1841, engraver); LESUEUR, Charles Alexandre (1778-1846 , artist)

    Nouvelle-Hollande. Vases, armes, pêche

    [Paris : Arthus Bertrand, Libraire-Éditeur, 1824]. Copperplate stipple engraving with original hand colouring, 315 x 244 mm (plate mark), 365 x 280 mm (sheet), titled in the image lower centre, number 30 printed upper right. Source : Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes. Exécuté par ordre de sa Majesté l’Empereur et Roi, sur les corvettes …

  • # 25734

    ROGER, Barthelemy (1767-1841, engraver); LESUEUR, Charles Alexandre (1778-1846 , artist)

    Terre de Diémen. Armes et ornemens

    [Paris : Arthus Bertrand, Libraire-Éditeur, 1824]. Copperplate stipple engraving with original hand colouring, 315 x 244 mm (plate mark), 365 x 280 mm (sheet), titled in the image lower centre, number 9 printed upper right. Small brown stain in centre of image, light soiling, short tears to the lower margin. Source : Voyage de découvertes …

  • # 25081

    MENDELSSOHN, Albert

    [TICHBORNE CASE] The great fight for £40,000 a year, between “Little Touchbone” the “Hampshire Infant” and Stoney-Hurst, the great Australian slogger.

    [Title from artist’s caption]. London : Albert Mendelssohn, [1871]. Albumen print photograph of a satirical cartoon (artist’s monogram W.L. in the image), carte de visite format, 63 x 103 mm (mount), artist’s manuscript caption across the bottom margin of the image, mount with blind stamp of ‘Albert Mendelssohn, London’; recto printed ‘Copyright Registered’; in fine condition. The …

  • # 25689

    [POSTER] Robert Jacks

    Exhibition poster. Adelaide : Anima Gallery, 1985. Offset-lithograph, signed lower right; sheet 660 x 450 mm.

  • # 25688

    [POSTER] Dot and circle

    : a retrospective survey of the Aboriginal acrylic paintings of Central Australia. RMIT Gallery [Melbourne], 16th April-3rd May 1985 : a loan exhibition from the Flinders University, South Australia. Screenprint process, printed in colour, from multiple stencils; sheet 760 x 550 mm. Rare. According to the exhibition curator, Jenny Zimmer, approximately 20 copies were printed.

  • # 25590

    CODY, S. F. (Samuel Franklin) (1867-1913)

    John Bull’s advice, see the Klondyke Nugget!

    Birmingham [U.K.] : Moody Bros., [1898?]. Chromolithographed poster, 460 x 700 mm (sight), 520 x 770 mm (sheet); onlaid printed label (95 x 125 mm) advertising performances at the Clarence Theatre, Pontypridd (Wales), commencing on Monday, December 19 [1898]; matted for framing; in fine condition. A striking poster produced in England in late 1898 for S. …

  • # 25591

    CODY, S. F. (Samuel Franklin) (1867-1913)

    The Klondyke Nugget / by S. F. Cody

    Belfast [Ireland] : David Allen & Sons, [1898]. Chromolithographed poster, 435 x 720 mm (sight); matted for framing; in fine condition. A striking poster produced in Ireland around 1899 for S. F. Cody’s stage production The Klondyke Nugget.  ‘The Klondyke Nugget was a gory melodrama, written by and starring the Wild West showman S. F. …