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Displaying 41 - 60 of 61 Lots in Category - France




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

FRANCE




508

c

a

ART NOUVEAU 1899 Caprice Flowers with Undivided Back "La Tulipe" & "La Violette", unused. Undercatalogued at £60 each. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 2)

200.00

No longer available


509

c

a/a+

ART NOUVEAU Basch Arpad: c.1900 "National Women" (Very Fashionable Ladies with their National Emblems) set of 10 embossed designs with gold highlights & Undivided Backs, unused. Très magnifique! Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 10)

1000.00

No longer available


510

c

a+

ART NOUVEAU U Brunelleschi: R et Cie (Serie 31) Glamorous Ladies in Various States of Undress set (?) of 6, unused, Cat £110 each. Quite exceptional & superb! Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 6)

600.00

$600.00T




511

c

a+

ART NOUVEAU E Louis Lessieux: 1900 Dancing Through the Ages set of 6 with Undivided Backs, a little nudity, unused, undercatalogued at £40 each. Superb! Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 6)

400.00

No longer available


512

c

a+

ART NOUVEAU Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec: c.1895 Cinos "Moulin Rouge Bal Tous Les Soirs/La Goulue" (can can dancer) with Undivided Back, used at Paris in 1900, Cat £600. Superb! Ex Keith Harrison. [One of only two contemporary cards featuring Toulouse-Lautrec's work, this card reproduces a famous 1891 poster for the Moulin Rouge. At a London auction in 2014, an original of another of Toulouse-Lautrec's "La Goulue" posters sold for £314,500!!]

400.00

$420.00T




513

c

a

ART NOUVEAU Unidentified Artist ("Krey" ?): Exquisite card of Warrior Princess & Fish with gold highlights & Undivided Back, minor impression at lower-left from a corner mount, unused. Ex Keith Harrison.

100.00

$120.00T












514

c

CHATEAUX: Delightful collection of cards featuring these enchanting & often spectacular villas stated to all be in the Loire Valley including sumptuous interiors, gorgeous artist cards by Adolphe Yvon x16 & some real photo types, many with Undivided Backs, generally fine to very fine. Ex Derek Pocock. (Qty 117)

150.00

No longer available














515

c

a/b

MONACO: Attractive batch of Casino cards x7 including interiors plus five Gambling Instructions cards, also a range of other views including several real photo types plus a wallet with 20 real photo views, mostly unused but with five used in Monaco (one in 1899), fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 40)

250.00

No longer available

FRENCH COMMUNITY






















516

c

Wide-ranging group with Algeria x18 plus three packets of perforated cards; Indo-China x28; Lebanon/Syria x18; Madagascar x24 including excellent indigenous subjects & one of Diego-Suarez (used in China!); Martinique x15; Senegal x34 including WWI Troops Departing for Cameroun; Somalia/Djibouti x35 including set of 20 perforated cards; Tunisia x45 plus five packets of perforated cards; etc; some Undivided Backs noted, a high proportion are unused still there is useful postal history/postmarks content, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 300+)

400.00

$300.00T




517

c

b

FRENCH GUIANA: 1904 Evrard "St-Laurent-du-Maroni - La Rue Mékinon", 'GUYANE' 5c x2 tied by largely superb 'GUYANE/27/OCT/04/ST LAURENT DU MARONI' cds, 'POILLY' arrival cds, bumped corners. Ex "Cartophile". [St-Laurent-du-Maroni is inland, in the west of the Colony. Today it is a town of 40,000 people. However, it started life in 1858 as a penitentiary, a holding point from where convicts were sent to other prisons, including Devil's Island. As recently as 1954, the population was only 3000. Fifty years earlier it was probably a few hundred]

100.00

No longer available
















518

c

INDO-CHINA: Attractive group with indigenous subjects, village scenes, musicians, actors, street vendors, skinning an elephant (!), etc, also a few Dutch Indies cards, generally fine to very fine & mostly unused. (Qty 63)

400.00

No longer available










519

c

INDO-CHINA: Bundle with views etc of Annam x17 including several real photo types, Tonkin x3, Cambodia x3 and Laos, etc, mostly postally used including at least twenty to Australia and with good postmark content including mailboat sorters, condition varied but generally fine to very fine. (Qty 35)

1000.00

No longer available














520

c

MOROCCO: Large packet mostly of Casablanca, Fez & Rabat including a few Undivided Backs, a quality group of real photo types & attractive artist cards, some ethnic subjects, several cards with Spanish backs but French captions, some postal history/postmark interest, also five packets of 10 or 20 CAP perforated cards of Tangier x4 or Rabat, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 160+)

250.00

No longer available






521

c

a

MOROCCO: Stampless military usages of "Bou-Denib - Prissonniers Berabers 15 mai 1908", 1910 "La Compagnie montée du 2me Etranger...faisant la route d'Oudjaa...", 1913 "Fez - Rue Centrale" & Flandrin (Casablanca) "Casablanca..." aerial photo with monoplane painted-in (used in 1931?), various military cachets. (Qty 4)

120.00

No longer available




522

c

a-/b

NEW CALEDONIA: 1903-07 selection "Caserne de l'Artillerie", "Canaques travaillant sur une pirogue", three whites at a creek & Tahiti 1906 "Raiatea Avant la pacification" & "Indigène de Papeete", three with Commerce & two with Kagu frankings, two each from 'NOUMEA' & 'THIO', also Polynesia 1925 "Sunset on Moorea" with 1fr, all to various Sydney addresses, good to fine. (Qty 6)

240.00

No longer available










523

c

a-/b

SOMALIA: Box of local views including many native portraits - several of well-endowed topless indigines - prominent buildings, musicians, donkey transport, railways, wharves etc, 38 postally used to Constantinople (!) with various Somali or Ethiopian frankings, a surprising variety of transit/arrival postmarks & two registered (rare thus, with black/blue 'HARRAR' registration labels), also unused cards x23, some minor aging but generally fine. An excellent postal history lot, and then some. Ex Stepan Balian. (Qty 61)

500.00

$650.00








594

c

1894-1900 Court-Size Cards selection by unidentified producers with views of Bexhill, Brighton (corner stains, unused), Bromley x2 & London x3 (one to France in 1900 taxed with Postage Due 5c x2), a lovely chromolitho multi-view of the Island of Iona (used at 'OBAN' in 1898), also of The Duke of Connaught (very fine unused) & a small coloured cartoon (used in 1900); plus a very similar size card of "Kippford (Solway Firth...)" used in 1921. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 11)

350.00

No longer available




















623

c

EXHIBITIONS - NON-PHILATELIC: 1908 Franco-British Exhibition collection with a wide variety of cards by many producers including numerous real photo types & some artist cards, many unusual subjects & styles make this a superior lot of this attractive material, noted advertising cards for Schweppes, Thorley's Food for Cattle, J&F Martell Cognac and the Grand Prix for Irvine's Australian Wines, mostly unused but some postmark interest including at least three posted at the Exhibition, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. A very attractive lot. Ex Keith Harrison. (Qty 180 approx)

500.00

No longer available
















645

c

PATRIOTIC: A surprisingly high quality selection of World War I "Silks" with all manner of Flags, Bunting & Patriotic Messages including "Gone/but/not forgotten" with inset photograph of Lord Kitchener, plus a few Regimental types & some with the original enclosed greeting cards (plus 16 more loose insert cards), includes Alpha Publishing Co x2 & two French types of Fire Damage in "Albert 1914" & "Frise (Somme) 1916", also a couple from early in World War II (not previously seen by us), some used under cover otherwise unused. Ex Keith Harrison. [These delicate items are often badly aged/discoloured. This group are among the finest examples we have seen] (Qty 47 + inserts)

500.00

$400.00T



MALAYA












704

c

STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: Group with captions in French x21, German x2 or Dutch x2, postmarks include French hexagonal 'MARSEILLE A YOKOHAMA/No 4' x3, '...No 9' and circular '...No 1' and 'YOKOHAMA A MARSEILLE No (?)' datestamps, generally fine to very fine. (Qty 29)

600.00

No longer available


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