is a Small Selection of our Huge Inventory of Antique
125row: 1871 “Two Queens of Metropolitan Swelldom in Birch Canoes.” National Police Gazette. 1882 Water colored wood engraving.
10 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. $70
001row: 1871 Boat-Race. Rowing four-oared international race. Halifax Nova Scotia. Hand-colored distant view of sculls in harbor and spectators. Also great view of Halifax in 1871. 16x11 in. $40
002row: 1875 Crew: Cornell boat racing. Hand-colored engraved portraits of the winning Cornell Crew. Genuine antique from 1875. 11-1/2x16 in. $60
Black and White is $40
003row: 1873 Rowing: University Regatta. Beautiful, hand-colored engraving from Harper's Weekly titled "The Springfield University Regatta: The Finish." Shows a large crowd cheering as the rowers pass the finish line. There are some small age spots on the paper, but overall condition is very good. 11x16 in. $50
Black and White is $40
C.1887 Boating Scene: On the River. Hand colored wood engraving showing two ladies being guided gently through the water lilies on a small s gondolier. Beneath the image is a story called,
"A Gondoliers' Holiday."
16 x 11 in. $50
006row: 1879 Boat racing (crewing) print. Great rare hand-colored views of 1879 race on Lake Chautaugua in Western New York. Published by Frank Leslie in German for it's many German-American readers.
11-1/2x16 in. $60
007row: 1874 College Regatta Crew. New Haven Connecticut. Hand-colored antique engraving. Crew members are identified by name on the Harper's Weekly front page. 11-1/2x16 in. $50
Black and White is $40
107row: 1878 Henley Regatta Rowing Scenes. Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The Henley Regatta Course: A Quiet Day for Practice Before the Race." Contains three images of the river where the race is held. There is a chip out of the upper right edge of this print, but overall condition is very good. 11x16 in. $60
1879 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving showing the Saratoga Regatta -- The Four-Oared Contest on the Third Day.
Drawn by W.P. Snyder.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $80
120row: 1878 American Rowing Crews. Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly, showing members of American rowing teams who were participating in the Watkins Regatta on Seneca Lake. 11x16 in. $40
121row: 1874 Rowing Crew Portrait: Columbia. Hand colored, engraved group portrait of the Columbia University rowing crew, made after they won the inter-collegiate boat race on Lake Saratoga NY. Published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, August 1, 1874. 11x16 in. $50
122row: 1881 Rowing Crew Race: Yale vs. Harvard. Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The Yale and Harvard Boat Race, New London." Shows a scene during the race, with a large crowd cheering the rowers. Above are small images of each team's headquarters. 11x16 in. $40
124row: 1875 Rowing Boat Race, Cambridge England. Four engraved scenes from Harper's Weekly, titled "The English University Boat Race: Aquatics at Cambridge. Crew members are shown rowing in the river, watched by an enthusiastic crowd. 11x16 in. $50
Black and White is $40
201row: RARE Old Views: Columbia Campus, Rowing Team. Hand colored, engraved images from the August 17th, 1878 issue of Harper's Weekly. Title is "C-O-L-U-M-B-I-A!" Included are portraits of five members of Columbia's rowing team. There are also three images of buildings on the Columbia campus, and a view of the Henley Visitors Challenge Cup, which Columbia was attempting to win at the time. The bottom two images show scenes on the Thames River in England, where the Henley Regatta was held. 16x22 in. $90
205row: 1874 Rowing Regatta, Saratoga Springs New York. This is a spectacular print. It is a very large, hand colored, wood-engraved scene from the July 25, 1874 issue of Harper's Weekly. The print is titled "Saratoga Springs and Vicinity--Scene of the Inter-Collegiate Regatta." It shows a view of Saratoga Springs from the air, with Saratoga Lake in the foreground. Long rowboats are on the lake, racing towards one end. This print is in excellent condition, and it would look beautiful in a frame! Size is 21x31 inches.$250
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206row: 1865 College Regatta - Boat race between the Yale and Harvard boys on Lake Quinsigamond, July 28, 1865. Also shown are portraits of the Yale boatmen who won the regatta that year. This beautiful hand colored engraving is from the August 19, 1865 Harper's Weekly edition. Size is 11x16 inches $40
211row: Beautiful hand colored engraving from the September 11, 1869 issue of Harper's Weekly. Image titled, The International Boat-Race - The Harvard Crew Practicing in the Elliott Boat. 16 X 11 in. $50
212row: 1875 Oxford Cambridge Rowing Race. Hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The English University Boat Race: Aquatics at Oxford." Shows the Oxford team practicing for their big race against Cambridge, and encountering numerous difficulties. Beneath the image is part of an article describing the race. 11x16 in. $40
213row: 1899 Pictures of Men Rowing in a New York River. Hand colored engraved image from Leslie's Illustrated Weekly titled, "Lowering the Skull into the Water, Shove Off, Starting Cut, The Return-Emptying the Water Out of the Shell and Carrying the Shell from the Float into the Boathouse. " Shows a group of young men preparing and entering the water to row in a New York River. 11 X 16in. $50
214row: 1873 Crew Teams for Different Universities. Hand colored full page engraved image from Harper's Weekly titled, "Watching the Crews-Work and Rest, Springfield, From the Cornell Head-Quarters, Head-Quarters of the wesleyan and Trinity Crews, Head-Quarters of the Williams Crew, Head-Quarters of the Columbia Crew, The Course, From the Columbia Float, Building a Boat-house, Head-Quarters of the Harvard Crew, Head-Quarters of the Dartmouth Crew, Head-Quarters of the Amherst Crew and Yale's Trainer Taking His Exercise." Entire Page titled, "The University Regatta of 1873," drawn by Theo. R. Davis. Shows different universities' crew teams practicing. 22 X 16in. $150
215row: Large double paged hand colored print by A.B. Frost, wood engraving from Harper's Weekly published in 1880. Title, "A College Regatta", shows a scene of young college teams and their ladies out on the water in boats. You can see crews racing in the distance and riverboats coming up on the river. On the opposite shore are the docks filled with people cheering the teams on. 16X22in. $160
1896 Hand colored lithograph featured in Collier's Weekly titled, "Among the Water Lilies." Scene shows a tranquil day as a woman rows a canoe among the water lilies.
15 x 10-1/2 in. $80
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