1900 Cameo Pendant – SIGNED PORTRAIT PAINTING – ROOSEVELT ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER

Roosevelt FamilySelf Portrait Miniature PaintingCameo PendantMade 1900-1908Artist and SitterMaud Sutton PickhardIllegitimate Daughter of Politician Robert B Roosevelt, Sr.First Cousin of President ‘Teddy’ RooseveltAlso Related to President Franklin RooseveltAnd First Lady Eleonore Roosevelt Original miniature self-portrait painting by Roosevelt family member … Continue reading

1960s Document Archive – PETER WEISS – LITERATURE THEATRE FILM – NYC Broadway

Literature – Theatre – FilmWorks of Peter Ulrich Weiss1960sDocument ArchiveFrom New York City’sMiss Joan DavesRenowned Female Literary AgentWho RepresentedSix Nobel LaureatesIncluding Martin Luther King, Jr.New York City, Frankfurt, Stockholm, etc., 1961-1966. Substantial archive of documents concerning the publication and production … Continue reading

1958 KOREA BLUE HOUSE Cheong Wa Dae Presentation – MASTERPIECES OF KOREAN ARTS

12 Masterpieces of Korean ArtsExquisite PortfolioPresentation Copyfrom the Cheong Wa Dae – the Blue HouseWith the Seal of the Presidentof Southern Koreacirca 1958 Title: 韓國文化財精髓十二選[12 Selections from the Masterpieces of Korean Arts] [Seoul], circa 1958. A special copy, bearing the South Korean … Continue reading

1942 Gonin no shoya – JAPAN WWII Propaganda – VILLAGE IN DROUGHT – Kamishibai

Kamishibai Propaganda PlayJapanese WWII Nationalist EducationFive Innovative Heroic HeadmenSave a Village from DroughtGo Nin No ShoyaStory Illustration CardsIn Original Portfolio1941 “Gonin no shoya” [Five Estate Owners in the Village] Japan: Nihon Kyoiku Kamishibai Kyokai, Showa 16 [1941]. Creator: Hiroshi Hirabayashi. Kamishibai … Continue reading

1938 London Theatre Actors – ERNST STERN – COSTUME DESIGN DRAWINGS – Pirates

Performing Arts ArchiveManuscript Drawings and Paintings ofTheatrical Pirate Costume DesignsBy Ernst SternA scarce Costumier’s Working PortfolioB.J. Simmons & Co. Ltd.Several Actors Drawn and NamedLondon West End Theatre1938London, 1938. Archive of 64 manuscript pencil drawings and gouache paintings of pirate costumes … Continue reading

1861 DIARIES – MAP – Far East RUSSIA AMUR RIVER – Pioneer Navigation – Convicts

Russian Far EastPioneering Navigation and CommerceEarly Steam ShipsOn the Amur and Shilka Rivers1861-1880Two Primary Source Manuscript DiariesOf an English EngineerContracted by the Amoor Shipping CompanyIncludes a Rare 1858 Mapof the Amur RiverNikolayevsk-on-Amur, Chita, Sretensk, Blagoveshchensk, TransBaikal villages, 17 May 1861 … Continue reading