The Gallery: Paintings, prints, busts; many new to the house; all offered subject to current availability or prior sale.  These represent another portion of the variety of non-book pieces we have come through.  Please email or call for further information, pictures, and pricing.

1. The Bass Rock (24" by 18 1/2")

2. John Bunyan, parian bust. (13.5" tall) $2,500.

3. An early 18th century portrait, oil on canvas, definitely a New England Congregationalist minister, quite possibly Cotton Mather. (38 1/2" x 34 1/2")

 

4. The Antiquarian Bookworm (26" x 23") SOLD

5. Martin Luther (24 1/2" x 21 1/2") $2500.

6. John Milton parian bust. (14 1/2 inches tall) SOLD $950.

7. John Milton parian bust. (7 inches tall) $250.

8. Ira D. Sankey and Dwight L. Moody, a pair of parian busts. (8 1/2 inches tall) $1,200.

9. John (?) and Sarah Olding, his wife.   Inscribed: The Good man seen, the silent counsel gives".  He was pastor of a dissenting congregation at Gloucester 1742-1756 after which he pastored a dissenting congregation in Deptford, Hants, until his death approximately 31 years later.  His wife died April 19th 1807. (two portraits, John 28 1/4" x 24"; Sarah 29 3/4" x 24 1/4")

10. Joseph Parker (1830-1902), minister of the City Temple in London; his The People's Bible (25 volumes) is his best known work. A terracotta bust. (8 inches tall) $750.

11. William Pynchon (1590-1662), emigrated to New England in 1630 and joint founder of Springfield; best known for his 1650 book, The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption, which was condemned as false, heretical and erroneous. (21 3/4" x 18") SOLD

12. Ira D. Sankey, parian bust. (7 inches tall) $850.

13. C. H. Spurgeon (various sizes of parian busts) Small $350. Medium $650. Large without base $900. Large with base $1,250. 


Small,(4 3/4 in tall) $350.


Medium, (6 3/4 inches tall) $650.


Large, no base (8 1/2 inches tall) $900.


Large, with base (Same bust as above, but with a base, 12 1/4 inches tall) $1250.

14. C. H. Spurgeon Staffordshire figure. (11 3/4 inches tall) SOLD

15. John Wesley parian bust. (8 1/2 inches tall) $400.

16. John Wesley parian bust on pedastal. (10 3/4 inches tall) $700.

17. John Wesley head decorative walking stick. (36" long; head is 2" wide) Sold.

18. The Witch of Endor, a print. (26 1/2" x 31")

19. Archbishop Tillotson, oil on canvas. (30" by 25") $7000.

 

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