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564630

Graphic issue on Lincoln's assassination...

Item #564630

April 29, 1865

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue.

Inside text articles are entitled "Abraham Lincoln", "President Johnson", "Mr. Seward", "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime&q... See More  

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563329

Harper's print with the same on a postage stamp...

Item #563329

October 27, 1877

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 27, 1877



This is an interesting "pair" of items, being this complete issue of this famous illustrated title which includes a very nice full page print captioned: "The Surrender of Burgoyne". The "paired" item is a one dollar U.S. postage stamp which contains the identical print (see). A great pair of items to have matted and fram... See More  

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563143

Graphic issue on Lincoln's assassination...

Item #563143

April 29, 1865

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865



* Abraham Lincoln's assassination : first report

* John Wilkes Booth




Being an illustrated newspaper which used many intricately engraved prints, this title was typically close to two weeks delayed in reporting news events as engravings took considerable time. All illustrated newspapers dealt with the same problem.



Most of the front page is take... See More  

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563013

Full page of emancipated slaves...

Item #563013

January 30, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, Jan. 30, 1864  The most desired print is likely the full page captioned: "Emancipated Slaves, White and Colored" showing one man with a brand on his forehead (see).

The ftpg. shows the: "Ruins of the Church of the Compania, at Santiago, Chili, After the Conflagration". Inside has a full page: "Snowy Morning--On Picket" showing a Civil War soldie... See More  

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562985

Preparing for Thanksgiving...

Winslow Homer's "Last Days of Harvest"...

Item #562985

December 06, 1873

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 6, 1873 



* Rare Winslow Homer original print



Certainly the prime print in this issue is the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer titled: "The Last Days Of Harvest" (see),which is in very nice, clean condition.



Other prints within this issue include a full ftpg. political cartoon: "Poor Old Spain!", a three-quarter pg: "... See More  

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562211

Nast Santa Claus in the centerfold...

Item #562211

January 04, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 4, 1879  The full front page is a nice Christmas-themed print by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Christmas Post" showing a boy mailing a letter to Santa Claus. The other great print is the doublepage centerfold, also by Thomas Nast, captioned: "Merry Christmas" which shows five young children hanging on a jolly Santa Claus. Thomas Nast is credited ... See More  

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562210

One of the best Nast Santa Claus prints...

Item #562210

December 20, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 20, 1884  Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the great two page spread with two prints by noted artist Thomas Nast. One is captioned: "Hello! Santa Claus!" showing a girl on the telephone, and the other is: "Hello! Little One!" showing Santa Claus on the phone as well. This is the classic portly image of Santa (Nast is credited wit... See More  

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562207

Great Thomas Nast Santa Claus in this Christmas issue...

Item #562207

December 29, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 29, 1866  Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the great double page centerfold done by the famed artist Thomas Nast, credited with being the creator of the modern image of Santa Claus.

The print is titled: "SANTA CLAUS AND HIS WORKS" and includes over a dozen vignettes of a Christmas theme, eight of which show Santa Claus. The central pr... See More  

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562206

One of the best Nast Christmas prints...

Item #562206

December 30, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 20, 1871  The full front page print by noted artist Thomas Nast is certainly the prime feature of this issue, captioned: "Santa Claus's Mail". It shows Nast's version of Santa Claus (he created the modern version we know of today) seated behind a desk with a stack of "Letters From Naughty Children" and a small group of "Letters From Goo... See More  

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562205

Displayable Thomas Nast Santa Claus print...

Item #562205

December 30, 1865

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 30, 1865 



* Early Christmas Santa Claus

* Thomas Nast print




This issue features a double page centerfold done by famed artist Thomas Nast, titled: "Merry Christmas To All", showing 8 vignettes of a Christmas theme with the central focus being a great portrait of Santa Claus with a pipe in hand.



One of the better Nast Santa Claus prints a... See More  

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562204

Nast's Santa Claus about to come down the chimney...

Item #562204

January 01, 1876

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 1, 1876  The full ftpg. shows a mother with two young children in a snowstorm: "Light In The Window". An inside page has a 3/4 pg. print: "The Christmas Chariot--The Coming of the Plum-Pudding" being pulled by two turkeys. Also a fullpg. print: "No Small Breed Fer Yer Uncle Abe Dis Christmas!..." showing a Black family with a large... See More  

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562203

Thomas Nast Santa Claus...

Item #562203

January 05, 1878

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 5, 1878 



* Early Santa Claus Christmas print

* Artist Thomas Nast



The full front page is taken up with: "The New Comer--A Sketch in the Depot of an Importer of Animals".



There are two very nice Thomas Nast Christmas prints in this issue, one being a great doublepage centerfold captioned; "Here We Are Again" showing a Santa Clau... See More  

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561932

Thomas Nast's first Republican elephant print... Homer print...

Item #561932

November 07, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 7, 1874  



* Famous 1st Republican elephant illustration

* Thomas Nast




Certainly the most significant print in this issue is the very famous full page print by Thomas Nast titled: 'The 3rd term Panic'. This was the very first appearance of elephant as the symbol of the Republican party. Thomas Nast is credited with creating both the Republican e... See More  

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561920

First appearance of the Democratic Donkey... Nice Judaica print...

Item #561920

January 15, 1870

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 15, 1870  Certainly the most historic or noteworthy print in this issue is the somewhat nondescript political cartoon by famed artist Thomas Nast on the back page titled: "A Live Jackass Kicking a Dead Lion". Its significance is that this is the very first appearance of the Democratic Donkey, which has remained the image of the Democratic party to thi... See More  

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561913

Thomas Nast Santa Claus...

Item #561913

December 25, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 25, 1886  Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus, as well as being a well-known political cartoonist. The entire front page is a print by Nast captioned: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas..." which includes a partial scene of Santa Claus in a framed picture.

Other prints in this issue include a full page on: "T... See More  

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561902

Winslow Homer from 1873...

Item #561902

December 13, 1873

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 13, 1873 



* Artist Winslow Homer original

* Thomas Nast

* Prints




By far the best & most desirable print in this issue is the nice full page by noted artist Winslow Homer titled: "The Morning Bell" (very nice condition: see), which has a related article on a preceding page.



But there are many other prints in this issue including a f... See More  

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561901

Popular Winslow Homer print...

Item #561901

June 13, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1874  Although this issue features many very nice illustrations, by far the most desired would be the very nice full page print by famed artist Winslow Homer titled: "Raid On A Sand-Swallow Colony--How Many Eggs?" (see photos).

The full ftpg. is a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Jewels Among Swine." and there is a fullpg. print of Afri... See More  

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561900

Old West street scene... Full page of baseball players...

Item #561900

July 25, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874 



* Early baseball team print

* Old West scene




Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned:



* International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics



which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat... See More  

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561893

Nast Santa Claus, and in uncommonly nice condition...

Item #561893

January 03, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY January 3, 1874 



* Thomas Nast and Santa Claus

* Prints




Unusually nice full front page Thomas Nast illustration: "Christmas Eve - Santa Claus Waiting for the Children to Get to Sleep."  which is very displayable (see photo). Nast Santa Claus prints are very desirable as he is credited with creating the modern "jolly" version of Santa.



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561055

Old West street scene... Full page of baseball players...

Item #561055

July 25, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874  Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned: "International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics" which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat or ball in hand. A very displayable item for ... See More  

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561054

Old West street scene... Full page of baseball players...

Item #561054

July 25, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874  Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned: "International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics" which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat or ball in hand. A very displayable item for any ... See More  

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560010

Displayable baseball print...

Item #560010

June 27, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 27, 1874 



* Great baseball illustration print

* Boston champs




Within this complete issue is a great full page print captioned: "International Baseball--The Boston Champions" showing the entire team in uniform (see photo). The name of each player is captioned below, the list including Al Spaulding and James O'Rourke among others. A related artic
... See More  

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560009

Very nice baseball print...

Item #560009

October 14, 1882

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 14, 1882



* Early baseball

* Prints




The full front page is a political print by Thomas Nast: "The New Angelic Flying Machine". Another fullpg. shows: "A Fox Hunt on the Newport Downs".



A half page shows: "The Burning of the Mississippi Steamboat 'Robert E. Lee...Near Yucatan Plantation, Louisiana" and a nearly quarter pg. ... See More  

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559206

U. S. Grant... from a famous Brady photo...

Item #559206

July 16, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 16, 1864  Very nice full ftpg. illustration of Ulysses S. Grant taken from a famous photo by renowned Civil War photographer Mathew Brady, captioned: "Lieutenant Grant At His Headquarters."

     Very fine and dramatic tipped-in dblpgctrfld: "Our Flag" is by Thomas Nast and shows 10 vignettes with the flag.

 &nbs... See More  

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559184

Discounted 19th century illustrated issues...

Item #559184
(Illustrated) WHOLESALE VARIETY LOT of fifty 2nd rate and damaged illustrated issues A blended lot of titles, all 19th century 2nd rate and partially damaged illustrated issues which may include any of the following: Harper's Weekly, Frank Leslie's, Scientific American, London Illustrated, etc. Well over 100 displayable prints will be found within this lot. The issues may include any combi... See More  

If an image(s) is shown, it is only representative of the style and condition of what you will receive. Actual items will vary.

This item is not eligible for free shipping.

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$99.00
559109

Displayable Thomas Nast Santa Claus print...

Item #559109

December 30, 1865

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 30, 1865 



* Thomas Nast Santa Claus print

* Christmas



This issue features a great doublepage centerfold done by famed artist Thomas Nast, titled: "Merry Christmas To All", showing 8 vignettes of a Christmas theme with the central focus being a great portrait of Santa Claus with a pipe in hand. One of the better Nast Santa Claus prints and ... See More  

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559090

Graphic issue on Lincoln's assassination...

Item #559090

April 29, 1865

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 The frontpage has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue.

Inside text articles are entitled "Abraham Lincoln", "President Johnson", "Mr. Seward", "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime&qu... See More  

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559085

Christmas Harper's Weekly in 1864....

Item #559085

December 31, 1864

HARPERS WEEKLY, New York, December 31, 1864 



* Civil war era Christmas prints




The full front page shows children in a bedroom playing with Christmas gifts and toys while the parents watch from the doorway.



The very ornate tipped-in doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast is titled: "The Union Christmas Dinner" and shows President Lincoln welcoming Confederates to dinner, wi
... See More  

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557105

U. S. Grant... from a famous Brady photo...

Item #557105

July 16, 1864

HARPER'S WEEKLY, from New York, New York, dated July 16, 1864



* Ulysses S. Grant

* Print from Mathew Brady photo

* Original civil war era




Very nice full front page illustration of Ulysses S. Grant taken from a famous photo by renowned Civil War photographer Mathew Brady, captioned:



* Lieutenant Gen.Grant At His Head-Quarters



Fullpg: "Naval Contest Between The Alabama & Th... See More  

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556820

The financial panic of 1873...

Item #556820

October 18, 1873

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 18, 1873



* Famous Thomas Nast print

* Wall Street panic - Stock market - Finance




Perhaps the most famous print in this well known illustrated periodical is the full front page work by famed artist Thomas Nast captioned: "Out Of the Ruins" which shows President U.S. Grant as a policeman helping the Liberty figure out of the ruins of the buildings ... See More  

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555118

VICTORIA WOODHULL... the "Equal Rights" candidate

Item #555118

February 17, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 17, 1872



* Victoria Woodhull

* Equal rights candidate

* Woman's suffrage



Inside has a compelling full page illustration done by Thomas Nast which shows a Satanic-looking Victoria Woodhull, the Equal Rights candidate for President, holding a scroll inscribed "Be Saved By Free Love", and looking at a woman struggling with a "heavy burden&quo... See More  

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554991

Thomas Nast Santa Claus... Emancipation Proclamation...

Item #554991

December 26, 1863

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York City, December 26, 1863



* Thomas Nast Santa Claus print

* Emancipation Proclamation




Within there is a fullpg. print: "Capture of Rebel Works at the White House on Lookout Mountain" & a fullpg. with 5 scenes captioned: "Capture of Lookout Mountain" & yet another fullpg. print on this capture. 



But the prime feature of this issue ... See More  

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554476
Item #554476

November 08, 1873

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated November 8, 1873. (print only)



This is a single-page illustration drawn by Frenzeny and Tavernier entitled "Leaf from a Sketch-Book" which is comprised of eight smaller drawings.



The print size is approximately 16 x 11.5 inches and is in nice condition. Please see photos for details.... See More  

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$20.00
554374
Item #554374

July 16, 1881

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated July 16, 1881. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Out-'Shining' Everybody in Humiliation at Albany" with the caption "New York: 'I did not engage you, Vice-President Arthur, to do this kind of work."



The print size is approximately 16.25 x 11.25 inches and is in good condition. Please see ... See More  

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$16.00
554357
Item #554357

March 15, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated March 15, 1879. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "A Matter of Taste" with the caption "Confucius. 'How can Christians stomach such dirt?'"



The print size is approximately 16 x 10.5 inches and is in good condition. Please see photos for details.... See More  

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$17.00
554354
Item #554354

April 05, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated April 5, 1879. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Hatching" with the caption "How much longer will birds of prey be allowed to gorge themselves on the savings of the self-denying and industrious -- and escape the consequences?"



The print size is approximately 16 x 11 inches and is in good ... See More  

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$16.00
554347
Item #554347

March 08, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated March 8, 1879. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Attack on the Resumption Safe" with caption "U.S. 'If you think to stop my mouth, you will be greatly mistaken. This sudden kindness at your hands will only make me more watchful.'"



The print size is approximately 16 x 10.5 inches and is i... See More  

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$18.00
554346
Item #554346

September 04, 1875

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated September 4, 1875. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "That Irredeemable Rag Baby" with caption "This is a nice position for a 'Hard-Money' Bachelor to be placed in."



The print size is approximately 15.75 x 11 inches, as a few minor edge tears, otherwise is in good condition. Please see ph... See More  

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$16.00
554338
Item #554338

February 01, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated February 1, 1879. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Our Modern Ulysses on His Travels" with caption "Ulysses. 'I say, Neptune, all Grecian History need not repeat itself; therefore you had better not laud me there.'"



The print size is approximately 16 x 11 inches, as a few edge minor edge... See More  

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$18.00
554335
Item #554335

August 14, 1869

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated August 14, 1869. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Co-Operative Housekeeping" with caption "Go to the ant, thou sluggard; Consider her ways, and be wise"



The print size is approximately 16.25 x 11.25 inches, has a very lite stain in the lower right corner, otherwise is in good condition. ... See More  

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$16.00
554333
Item #554333

May 07, 1881

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated May 7, 1881. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "New York Must Go -- Down" with caption "Scum: 'When this law is passed, you will be so disorganized that you will not be able to muster a corporal's guard against me.'"



The print size is approximately 16 x 11 inches and is in good condition. ... See More  

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$16.00
554332
Item #554332

December 23, 1876

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated December 23, 1876. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Caesar, Now Be Still" with caption quotes by Shakspeare and U.S. Grant.



The print size is approximately 16.5 x 11 inches and is in good condition. Please see photos for details.... See More  

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$16.00
553839
Item #553839

June 28, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated June 28, 1879. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "The 'Ohio Idea' of Baby-Farming" which includes a small chorus under the illustration title.



The print size is approximately 16 x 11 inches and is in good condition. Please see photos for details.... See More  

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$18.00
553834
Item #553834

October 18, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated October 18, 1884. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "Lashing Himself Into Fever Heat"  -- 'Black-Law Reid "You are British Free-Traders, Dudes, Phariesees, Frauds, and Mugwumps - that's what you are!"'.



The print size is approximately 16 x 11.25 inches and is in good condition. Please... See More  

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$19.00
553832
Item #553832

August 14, 1875

HARPER'S WEEKLY dated August 14, 1875. (print only)



This is a single-page Thomas Nast political illustration entitled "The British Lion Loose in the House of Commons"  -- 'Now put your Head in, if you dare."



The print size is approximately 16.5 x 11.5 inches, has a lite stain at the bottom edge and a few minor edge tears, otherwise is in good condition. P... See More  

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$16.00
553522

Thomas Nast's first Republican elephant print... Homer print...

Item #553522

November 07, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 7, 1874 



* 1st republican elephant shown 

* Thomas Nast 

* Print only 




This is not the complete issue but rather just the single leaf which contains the very famous full page print by Thomas Nast titled: 'The 3rd term Panic' which shows the Republican elephant for the very first time.



Thomas Nast was the creator of both the Re... See More  

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553430

Displayable baseball print...

Item #553430

June 27, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, June 27, 1874  Within this complete issue is a great full page print captioned: "International Baseball--The Boston Champions" showing the entire team in uniform (see photo). The name of each player is captioned below, the list including Al Spaulding and James O'Rourke among others. A related article as well. A great companion issue to join the 2004 Boston champions... See More  

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553428

Famous Winslow Homer print...

Item #553428

September 19, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 19, 1874 



* Winslow Homer print: "Flirting On the Sea-Shore and on the Meadow."




Although there are many very nice prints within this complete, 16 page issue, by far the most desired is the very nice full page print by Winslow Homer titled: "Flirting on the Sea-Shore, and on the Meadow" (see photo). This print is in excellent cond... See More  

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553427

Popular Winslow Homer print...

Item #553427

June 13, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1874  Although this issue features many very nice illustrations, by far the most desired would be the very nice full page print by famed artist Winslow Homer titled: "Raid On A Sand-Swallow Colony--How Many Eggs?" (see photos).

The full ftpg. is a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Jewels Among Swine." and there is a fullpg. print of Afri... See More  

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553426

Full page baseball team print...

Item #553426

July 25, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874  Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned: "International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics" which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat or ball in hand. A very displayable item for any ... See More  

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