PORTFOLIO' - 1875 engraving of a Print Collector.
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POSTAPRINT supplied picture
framers and antiquarian map & print dealers for over over a quarter of a
century. Examples of the cartographer's
art from the 16th to the 19th century, along with engravings,
lithographs and etchings by leading artists of their generation.
Historical maps, views, and
every subject, including Vanity
Fair (Spy) Cartoons. Postaprint also
supplied antique prints and maps to Art Galleries, Shops and Fine
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WHAT IS AN ANTIQUE PRINT ?
1. Our offers are of GENUINE ANTIQUE PRINTS ONLY - we do not deal in modern reproductions.
2. The prints we stock were published from about 1550 to 1899.
3. Prints (also called engravings), may be views (topography), or an amazing array of general interest subjects, ranging from early Advertisements to Winter Sports, even Zebras !
3/A. TOPOGRAPHICAL PRINTS - Views of Towns. Cities, even individual buildings as they were in many of the 350 years time span which our inventory covers. Many were drawn by the foremost artists of the day.
3/B. GENERAL INTEREST ENGRAVINGS - You can start a collection which reflects YOUR special interests from as little as $ 15 ! Be it animals, botanicals, cooking, your job or occupation, the American Civil War, ships, or sports, there is an almost endless list. Virtually every facet of the development of mankind was recorded through the centuries and forms a legacy from the past which can be framed to provide a focal point in any room or workplace.
What other area of Antiques and Collectibles offers such fascinating possibilities ?
At such affordable prices ?
WANT TO DO SOME MORE EXPLORING ? DO TRY THE FOLLOWING PAGES !
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ANTIQUE MAPS OF AMERICA
ANTIQUE MAPS and VIEWS (WORLD)
ANTIQUE MAPS and VIEWS (Great Britain & Ireland)
ANTIQUE PRINTS and ENGRAVINGS - GENERAL INTEREST SUBJECTS
SOME GIFT IDEAS FROM JULIE
FOR THE HARD TO BUY FOR,
perhaps a map or print of somewhere important in their lives. For example, where
they were born, got married, went on honeymoon etc.
A general search should find that, I do have a wide selection of topographical views and historical maps. America's, UK, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, The World, Etc.
Or do a search for their last name, you will be surprised what you might discover.