Very detailed and well executed tulip drawing by an unknown artist belonging to the School of Anthony Claesz (1607/8-1649)This drawing was made for a 'Tulip book' painted just after 'Tulipomania' ramp..
A delightful watercolour of a portly, jolly looking fellow with braces and a blue checked jacket, settling down to a long journey. He is addressing his remarks to his essential travel kit, which inclu..
A striking and impressive French watercolour of a Fireman rushing to put out a fire with a syringe or clyster tucked under his arm. Duperendant was a French designer and lithographer. His approach is..
Lovely art-deco gouache by Lucien Baubaut of an elaborately robed Japanese woman. The colours are simply stunning jewel-toned emerald, violet, deep purple, saffron and tangerine and the scene is rich ..
Outstanding "art deco" gouache (unsigned) from the workshop of "Robert Pichon. Ateliers de Dessin et Lithographie – 10, rue Rochechouart – Paris. The gouache depict a scene of an elegant woman in a ga..
Edward FitzGerald, an outstanding writer who has done more than anyone to popularise English poetry. His best-known work, The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1859), began by being remaindered as a penny pam..