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Displaying 20 Lots in Category - Austria



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

MISCELLANEOUS


27

cps

Very early group comprising Austria 1885 & 1888 2kr Postal Cards with woodcut illustrations of 'Prebischthor' or 'Hoher Schneeberg' (now Pravcicka Brana & Decinsky Sneznik, both in the Czech Republic, the latter with 2-line 'POSTCONDUCTEUR IM ZUGE/KOMOTAU-BODENBACH No 916' Railway postmark); Belgium 1887 early court-size advertising card for "Hotel de la Poste/.../Bruxelles"; Germany 1889 Dresden multi-view, very early hand-tinted; and France 1890 Eiffel Tower chromolitho (repaired corner, stamp removed). Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 5)

300.00

$230.00T



PICTURE POSTCARDS - Subjects


78

c

b

ARTIST CARDS: RAPHAEL KIRCHNER: 1897 Undivided Back "Gruss aus Wien" (Music Hall) with overprinted advertisement for Dalmatian Red Wine, light damp spotting on the address side, unused. Ex Keith Harrison. [From Kirchner's first postcard series]

100.00

$180.00T




81

c

a+

ARTIST CARDS: Austrian edition Half-Views of Fashionable Ladies & their Accoutrements with Grey Border at Right, unused. Superb! Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 5)

500.00

$1,000.00T




82

c

a/a+

ARTIST CARDS: Austrian edition Fashionable Ladies with Eggs, unused. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 4)

300.00

$380.00T




83

c

a

ARTIST CARDS: ditto, two further designs for PM & Co (London) but "Printed in Austria", unused. Ex Keith Harrison.

200.00

$380.00T




84

c

a

ARTIST CARDS: ESW (Austria) Pierrot & Clown in red & white, unused. Ex Keith Harrison.

75.00

No longer available


85

c

b

ARTIST CARDS: Flowers in the Hair Series set (?) of 9 with Undivided Backs, light damp spotting on the address side, all locally used at 'ISMAILIA' (Egypt) in 1900. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 9)

350.00

No longer available






92

c

a+

ARTIST CARDS: M MUNK (Vienna): early-1900s Divided Backs Erotica "Ah! qu'on s'ennuie!" & "Petit dejeuner matinal", set (?) of 8 with Topless Ladies & Amazing Hats (a few minor blemishes), six of Stylish Ladies with Plain Backs (proofs?, plus one of these designs - Divided Back - used under cover in 1907), unused. Superb! Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 17)

500.00

No longer available


181

c

NOVELTY: "Instalment Cards" from Great Britain "Progressive Courtship" set of 4 (used in 1904); Austria "Flower Delivery Boy" set of 8 (used in 1899); and Germany "Mountain Village" set of 4 (used in 1898), embossed "Valentine" set of 4 (unused) & World War I "Weltkrieg 1914-16" set of 10 (three used from German Field Post Offices), fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. [Basically simple jigsaw puzzles; placed in order, the individual cards create a larger picture. See also Lots 461, 504 & 609] (Qty 30)

500.00

$550.00T



AUSTRIA










466

c

Select group of Undivided Backs x13 of which eight are 1890s usages & four are of 1900, plus attractive artist cards including Medieval Scenes, & a few others, generally fine to very fine unused or used. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 46)

250.00

$150.00T
















467

c

Box of mostly chromolitho "Gruss aus" or similar "Pozdrav z" multi-view cards from throughout the Austro-Hungarian Empire including many towns known today by quite different names in what later became Czechoslovakia Poland & Yugoslavia, noted 1897 "Pozdrav z Bohdance" with two small photo-vignettes affixed (!), 1900 "Pozdrav z Votic" x2 different with real photo backs & 1900 "Jericho" with 'JORDAN HOTEL/JERICHO' cachet & Levant 20pa tied by 'JERUSALEM/OSTERREICHISCHE POST' datestamp, mostly 1890s usages - noted from 1894 - with excellent postal history content & many bilingual datestamps, nine are unused, generally fine to very fine. A beautiful lot. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 57)

1000.00

No longer available


468

ps

a/b

1892 2kr Postal Cards with five different illustrations for the Internationale Musik- und Theater-Ausstellung in black or shades of brown on the message-side, each with very fine to superb strike of the 'INTN AUSSTLLG/ MUSIK-THEATER/WIEN/27.7.92' commemorative datestamp & two with a Wien arrival cds, also one of the views unused, some minor blemishes. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 6)

300.00

No longer available


469

c

a+

1894 Silver Jubilee of the Postcard (Correspondenz-Karte) with photo of Emanuel Hermann who persuaded the Post Office to take this step, Wien datestamp of 25.4.94. Superb! Historically important. Ex Keith Harrison.

150.00

$300.00T



CZECHOSLOVAKIA
















493

c

Box with many better cards including Undivided Backs, chromolithos & lots of real photo types, some artist cards, mostly Prague-centric but also many from Karlsbad, Kromau & Plzen mostly unused but many - including several from the 1890s - with Austrian stamps & bilingual postmarks & many others with early Czech stamps & postmarks, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 240 approx)

600.00

$420.00T




599

c

a-/a+

1894-1900 Court-Size Cards Beechings Ltd: Life in London "Fire !!" (superb unused), "City Bus" & "Shine, Sir?" (both used in 1898), Woodcut multi-view of Bristol by WA Hanson (to Bohemia in 1897, taxed with Austrian 2k & 10k Postage Dues), Black & White of the Tower of London (used to Austria in 1898) & Coloured of the Houses of Parliament (used to France in 1900) both by Alfred Ellis, all but the last with die-cut rounded-corners. Ex Keith Harrison. [Beechings Ltd issued cards from May 1895; it ceased trading in 1904]

300.00

No longer available

HUNGARY
















676

cps

Array with many better cards including Undivided Backs x20+ including a few chromolithos & 1890s usages, real photo types x60+ including an interesting group of nighttime scenes, artist cards including Regional Costumes, topographicals predominantly of Budapest but also Abbazia, Orsova, Pancsova, Pozsony & Sopron plus a few rural views, many with early Hungarian stamps & postmarks, a few problems but generally fine to very fine & many are superb. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 240 approx)

400.00

$320.00T



ITALY








681

c

FIUME & TRIESTE: Attractive Fiume group including Undivided Backs x6 (one with Austrian stamp & 'GRUZ/GRAVOSA' cds & two with Hungarian stamps & 'FIUME' cds), two with embossed Flags, etc; Trieste Undivided Back with Domenico Rossetti illustrations on both sides with Austrian stamp & 'TRIEST/ A /TRIESTE' cds, and 1911 busy scene at Grado with Austrian stamp & 'GRADO' cds, one other; and Zara street scene & Dalmatia Costumes x3 all unused but with Zara Overprints on the views; generally fine to very fine. Very scarce group reflecting the fascinating political history of this area. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 20)

300.00

No longer available

POLAND














754

c

Group mostly of Warsaw but also Cracow, Lodz, Lwow & Tatra Mountains, several Undivided Backs & a few real photo types, attractive artist cards mostly of Regional Costumes & Musicians, good postal history/postmark content including five with Russian stamps/postmarks & others with Austrian or Polish stamps & postmarks, many unused including National Commission for Protection of Nature in Poland set of 12 & historical "Panorama Raclawic" set of 12, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 130 approx)

500.00

$700.00T



RUMANIA












760

c

Box with many better cards including Undivided Backs & real photo types, mostly of Bucharest but also Braila, Constanta, Galati & Sinaia, mostly unused but good postal history/postmark content, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 100+)

250.00

$280.00T



YUGOSLAVIA














796

c

Extensive array including from Bosnia, Croatia, Montenegro & Serbia many with Cyrillic captions, strong Dubrovnik/Dalmatia Coast including a wallet with ten coloured views, also major cities & small towns plus rural alpine & coastal scenes, some Undivided Backs including Serbian 1898 usages x4 and 100+ real photo types, also artist cards including Regional Costumes, mostly unused but many with Austrian or early Yugoslav stamps & bilingual postmarks, condition variable but generally fine to very fine & some are superb. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 350+)

600.00

$900.00T




Displaying 20 Lots in Category - Austria



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