Archive: Gavels

A selection of engravings, etchings, lithographs and a few drawings, primarily from the 17th to 19th centuries. Some of these prints reproduced the works of renowned artists, while others were produced only as prints. For later works of fine art, see Art: Art Nouveau to Modernism.

The Renaissance

17th to 19th Century Prints & Drawings of Renaissance Art
Hours of Day and Night

Raphael
Hours of Day and Night
Set of 10 engravings
Paris: 19th C.
Price on Request

Raphael Hours of Day and Night

Raphael
Hours of Day and Night
Chromolithographs
Germany: 19th C.
$2,400, set of 12

Pair of Classical Gods in Chariots by Raphael

Raphael
[Chariots of the Gods]
Set of 4 engravings
Rome: 19th C.
$2,800, set of 4

Raphael Allegorical Frescoes for Stanze

Raphael
Justice, Philosophy, Poetry, Theology
Rome: c. 1780s
Engravings, uncolored
$2,000, set of 4

Rumor print

Raphael
Tout L'Olympe en Rumeur
Paris: 2nd Q. 19th C.
Hand-colored stipple engraving
$1,400

Raphael's Loggia, Light and Darkness

Raphael
Vatican Loggia,
Division of Light and Darkness

Rome: 1772-77
Hand-colored engraving
$1,500

Romano Frescoes

Giulio Romano
Renaissance Frescoes
Rome: 1810
$2,200, the pair

The Battle of Ostia

Raphael
The Battle of Ostia
Domenico de' Rossi, Rome: 1722
Engraving, uncolored
Price on Request

Danae

Titian
Danae
London: 1768
Engraving
$575

Loves of The Gods Print

Titian
Loves of the Gods
England: c. 1708
Fine Mezzotints
Price on Request

Lucrezia Borgia

Correggio
Lucrezia Borgia
Rome: Mid 18th C.
Etching
$375

Raphael's Loggia, Frescoed Pilaster Pair

Raphael
Vatican Loggia,
Frescoed Pilasters

Rome: 1775-76
Hand-colored engravings
$7,500, the pair

Janus and Numa

Giulio Romano
Janus Greeting King Numa Pompilius
Bassano: 1810
$550

Fresco Ceiling of the Parma Cathedral after Correggio

Fresco Ceiling of Parma Cathedral after Correggio
Continental:
19th C.
Sepia drawing
$975

The Battle of David and Goliath

Daniele da Volterra
Battle of David and Goliath
Paris: c. 1715
Pair of engravings
$1,200, the pair

La Belle Ferroniere

Da Vinci
La Belle Ferroniere
Mezzotint, c. 1900
$250

Leonardo da Vinci

Carlo Lasinio
Portrait of Leonardo da Vinci
Florence: 1791-96
Color-printed etching
$1,200

Jacopo Tintoretto

Carlo Lasinio
Self-Portrait of Jacopo Tintoretto
Florence: 1791-96
Color-printed etching
$700

Giulio Romano

Carlo Lasinio
Self-Portrait of Giulio Romano
Florence:
1791-96
Color-printed etching
$700

The Baroque Period

17th Century Baroque Prints
18th and 19th C. Prints of Baroque Art
A Concert of Birds

Frans Snyders
A Concert of Birds
J. Boydell, London: c. 1778
Sepia-printed engraving
$1,500

Set of Six Engravings of Cows

Paulus Potter
Cattle in the Landscape
Paris: Late 18th C.
$4,200, set of 6

Tygers at Play

George Stubbs
Tygers at Play
London: 1780 (restrike c. 1974)
Etching
$1,600

Tygers at Play

Peter Paul Rubens
Lions at Play
Proof before title
John Boydell, London: 1782
$550

Venus Attired by the Graces

Guido Reni
Venus Attired by the Graces
London: 1759
Engraving
$575

Hercules

Carracci
Hercules
Late 18th C.
$400

Jacob's Ladder

W. Altzenbach & J. Kling
Jacob's Ladder
Cologne: Mid 17th C.
Engraving
$1,600

Le Brun

Charles Le Brun
Allegorical Tapestry of Winds
Paris: Late 17th C.
Engraving
$950

Caravaggio bull

Caravaggio
Distinguished inventor is first put to the test
16th or 17th C.
$250

Daniel And Lions Print

Rubens
Daniel in the Lions' Den
Late 17th C.
$450

Aesopus [Aesop]

F. Gall
[or Galli]
Copy of Velazquez's Aesop
Spain: c. 1900
Oil on paper
$1,100

Sophocles

Peter Paul Rubens
Sophocles
Antwerp: 1638
Engraving
$950

Title page from Psalmorum Graecis

A. Hertachs
Psalmorum Graecis Versibus Contexta
Title Page, 1666
$250

Baroque Pendulum Clocks

Johann Jacob Schübler
Baroque Pendulum Clocks
Augsburg:
c. 1730
Engravings
$2,400, set of 6

Age of Enlightenment

18th Century Prints & Art
Boucher Cherubs

Boucher
Cherub Grape-Pickers
Paris:
18th C.
$475

Aftermath of a Bacchanal

French School
Aftermath of a Bacchanal
Mid 18th C.
$475

Fishing Couple

Fishing Couple
English School
Late 18th C.
Gouache on blue paper
$550

Les Enfans de Momus

Jean Antoine Watteau
Les Enfans de Momus
Gersaint, Paris: 1729
Engraving
$800

Twelve Months of Year Prints

Dehné
12 Months
Early 18th C.
$5,800, Set 12

Garden Seasons

Martin Engelbrecht
Garden Seasons
Augsburg:
18th C.
Hand-colored engravings
$2,200, the pair

Skeleton Cartouche

Memento Mori
Pen and ink
18th C.
$2,200

Rinaldo Battles a Woman

Charles Vanlo
Rinaldo Battles a Woman
Paris: 1782
$350

Blome Goddesses

Richard Blome
Roman Goddesses from The Gentleman's Recreation
London: 1710
$475 each

Blome Goddesses

Richard Blome
Models for Art from The Gentleman's Recreation
London: 1710
$475 each

Three Men Using Globes

Richard Blome
Astronomy
London:
1685-94
$600 each

12 Month Set

Ausonius (poet)
12 Months
French: 18th C. $7,200, set of 12

5 Senses

Georg Rösch
5 Senses
Augsburg: 18th
$3,000, set 5

Fisher and Fisher's Wife

Martin Engelbrecht
Fisher and Fisher's Wife
Augsburg: c. 1730
Hand-colored engravings
$2,400, the pair

Portraits of French Actors

Portraits of French Actors
Late 18th C.
Watercolors
$4,200, set of 6

Pair of Louis XV Boudoir Studies of Elegant Women

Nattier
Hebe and Water

Paris: 1756
$950 the pair

Campiglia Classical Statues

G.D. Campiglia
Prints of Classical Statues
Florence: c. 1734
Etchings
$375 each

Trahat Sua Quemque Voluptas

Bernard Picart
Trahat Sua Quemque Voluptas
Amsterdam: 1716-52
$300

Maritime Battle

Pietro Berrettini da Cortona
Maritime Battle
Rome: 1781
$525

Medieval Scribe

Continental School
Medieval Scribe
18th C.
$250

Florentine Illustrated Calligraphy

Gaetano Giarrè
Cerca il Saggio la Gloria
[Rococo Calligraphy]
Florence: c. 1797-1811
Engraving
$475

Neoclassical Period

Late 18th and Early 19th Century Prints & Art
Sleeping Nymph

John Hoppner
Sleeping Nymph
London: 1808
Mezzotint
$1,250

L'amour pair

Devosges
Cupid Allegories
Paris:
Late 18th C.
$1,800, pair

Angelica e Medoro

Teodoro Matteini
Angelica e Medoro
Rome: c. 1795
Engraving, uncolored
$575

From Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare

John Boydell
Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare
London: 1803
$250 to $750 each

Monsters

John Hamilton Mortimer
Monsters
London: 1778, 1780
Six etchings
$450 to $650 each

A Shepherd

Thomas Gainsborough
Shepherd Boys
Late 18th C.
Two mezzotints
$250 each

Pair of Color Engravings of Apollo

Francesco Bartoli
Pair of Plates of Apollo
English or Continental:
Late 18th C.
Color-printed stipple engravings
$2,100, the pair

Phaeton Etching - Phaéton conduisant le Char du Soleil

Paolo Farinati
Phaeton
Paris: 19th C.
$450

The Blind Homer

François Gérard
Homère [The Blind Homer]
Paris: 1816
Copperplate engraving
$950

Duchesne Aine Louvre Classical Statues

Duchesne Aine
Classical Statues from the Louvre
Paris: 1829
Engravings
$450 each

Geography Print

Geography
Allegorical Print
London: 1807
$250

Muse

Duchesne Aine
Classical Muses
Paris: 1829
$250 each

2 French Ladies - Kindness and Prayer

Eugène Bourgeois
Kindness and Prayer
Paris: 1815-16
$450 each

Oval Portrait of a Woman with a Flower Garland in her Hair

Domenichino
Winter & Spring
London: 1801-03
$950, the pair

French Lady - Tete D'etude

Guido Reni
Tête D'Étude
c. 1820s-30s
$475

Victorian Period

Mid and Late 19th Century Prints & Art
20th Century Prints & Art in the Victorian Style
Lawn Tennis Club

Frederick Arthur Bridgman
Albert Rosenthal
Lawn Tennis Club
M. Knoedler, NY: 1892
$4,500

Early Morning Columbia River Landscape

George Douglas Brewerton
Columbia River Landscape
American: Late 19th C.
Pastel
$7,500

The Book Worm

Spitzweg
The Book Worm

Early 20th C.
$400

Currier and Ives

See also our
Currier & Ives section

Witches, Doctor, and Death

Witches Save Doctor from Death
Mid 19th C.
Hand-cut silhouettes on paper
$750, set of 7

Svend Svensen Architectural Ornament Study

Svend Rasmussen Svendsen
Academic Studies, Architecture and Art
American: 1878-1886
Pastel on paper, several available
$600 each

Academic Bust

David Meijden
Sculptural Bust
Dutch: 1914
$600

See Also & Archive

Art: Art Nouveau to Modernism
For fine art from the late 19th century and 20th centuries see Art: Art Nouveau to Modernism.
For research and reference, see our Archive of Sold Art: Renaissance to Victorian.