Historical Drawings and Watercolors

 
 

Architecture

  • Beaux Arts architectural watercolors by Théodore Olivier (1821-1899) and Jules-Germain Olivier (1869-1940)

  • French architectural watercolors by Charles Arnaud (1847-1930) and August Gagey (1856-1936)

  • 19th century French and Italian architectural element design

  • Military plans

BOOKS/BOUND SAMPLES

  • Fresh Water Fishes of Great Britain, 1828 by Sarah Bowdich (British, 1791-1856)

  • Paisley pattern design album

  • Silk Factory Workbook

  • Watercolor Butterfly album

Decorative Arts Designs

  • Textiles from Lyon

  • Silver by Jean-Guillaume Moitte (1745-1810)

  • Porcelain (Paris, Sevres, Dijon, 1880-1930)

  • Embroidery by Martine Le Cours for Maison Paul Poiret (French, 1911-1919)

ENGINEERING

EUROPEAN GARDEN DESIGNS

FRENCH STILL LIFE DRAWINGS

HERBARIA

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT Sheets

LANDSCAPES

  • Drawings & Monotypes by Henri Marchal (French, 1878-1942)

  • European watercolors & drawings

NATURAL HISTORY

  • German botanical paintings by Barbara Regina Dietzsch (1706-1783)

  • Watercolors of fruit by Louis-Pierre Riocreux (1791-1872) and Anthelme-Eugene Grobon (1820-1878)

  • 19th century French watercolors of flowering bulbs, squash and eggs

  • Watercolors of fish by Charles Yver, 1941

PRINTS

  • Handcolored engravings of Pompeii wall decorations

  • Lithographs of Marine Standards, c. 1820

  • Etchings of crustaces and lithographs of shells, 19th century