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Friday, February 21, 2014

WINTER ANTIQUES DIAMOND JUBILEE SHOW - Art and Collectibles

reporter: Miguel Dominguez

Arader Galleries

This is one of a multiple parts photo essay of the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory to benefit the East Side House Settlement. It took place from January 24 to February 2. This year it celebrated its Diamond Jubilee (60th Anniversary.)

Peter Finer



To learn more about the exhibitors, click on their names.


DEREK JOHNS LTD./THEO JOHNS FINE ART











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BAUMAN RARE BOOKS



James Joyce's Ulysses, first edition. One of 750
copies done in handmade paper, with the original
paper wrapper




Rare 1685 fourth folio of William Shakespeare's
Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies, including engraved a
portrait of Shakespeare, a ten line poem by Ben Johnson
and John Milton's first poem


Clockwise from left, Foxes Book of Martyrs, about the christian martyrs;
Thomas Coryate's 1611 European travel book Coryats Crudities and a
Hebrew Pentateuch QUINQUE LIBRI MOSIS, 1726


LIBER CHRONICARUM. Nuremberg 12 July1493.
First edition of The Nuremberg Chrinicle, the most
profusely illustrated book of the 15th century,
including first modern map of Europe, Ptolemy's
map of the world and a portrait, intact and
unmutilated, of Pope Joan.


Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte's "Philadelphia Edition"
of the American Ornithology Atlas, 1871.


Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, 1885 first edition.
One of 337 copies in extra-gilt first state cloth binding.


H.S. Tanner's New American Atlas, 1825
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ARADER GALLERIES











 




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PETER FINER































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LES ENLUMINURES











 



Medieval rings

Renaissance rings
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PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM

























 

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