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Landscapes by American painter Dwight William Tryon (1849-1925). Various collections. Mostly with trees, one with just water.

"Morning." Undated.
“Morning.” Undated. Image courtesy Peabody Institute. In the public domain due to age. via http://www.urbanartantiques.com/2009/dwight-william-tryon-and-his-early-spring/
"After Sunset looking East." 1915. Painting.
“After Sunset looking East.” 1915. Painting. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:After_sunset_looking_east_dwight_william_tryon.jpeg
"Apple Blossoms." ca. 1895.
“Apple Blossoms.” ca. 1895. Painting. Signed D W Tryon 1805″ on the bottom right. Uploaded by and collection of the Brooklyn Museum. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Brooklyn_Museum_-_Apple_Blossoms_-_Dwight_William_Tryon_-_overall.jpg
"Before Sunrise, June 1905." 1905.
“Before Sunrise, June.” 1905. Oil on canvas. Image © 2019 Detroit Institute of Arts. Fair use license. via https://www.dia.org/art/collection/object/sunrise-june-63762
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Family portraits by American painter Eastman Johnson. Living from 1824 to 1906 he studied art in Düsseldorf, The Hague and Paris. One of the founders of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Portrait of the Brown family. Based on a Matthew Brady photograph.  1869.
Portrait of the Brown family. Based on a Matthew Brady photograph. 1869. Collection of the de Young Museum, San Francisco. Cc0 license 1.0. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Portraits_(The_Brown_Family)_by_Eastman_Johnson,_1869,_oil_on_canvas,_based_on_a_Mathew_Brady_photograph_-_De_Young_Museum_-_DSC00950.JPG
Christmas Time: The Blodgett Family. 1864.
Christmas Time: The Blodgett Family. 1864. Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/11258
Alfrederick Hatch Family. 1870-1871.
Alfrederick Hatch Family. 1870-1871. Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In the public domain. via https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/11263

Time to go salmon fishing again. More plates from George M. Kelson’s work “The Salmon Fly: How to Dress it and How to Use It” which was published in London in 1895.

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“Rocke’s Fancy, the Butcher, the Silver Grey, Stevenson, the Popham, and the John Campbell.” Plate 5, page 262. Collection of the University of California Libraries. MSN, digitalizing partner. In the public domain due to age. via https://archive.org/details/salmonflyhowtodr00kelsrich/page/n252/mode/1up
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“The Wasp Grup, the Louise, the Hop Dog, the Ghost, the Blue Boyne, the Bo-Peep, the Lorne, and the Inver Green.” Plate 7, page 336. Collection of the University of California Libraries. MSN, digitalizing partner. In the public domain due to age. via https://archive.org/details/salmonflyhowtodr00kelsrich/page/336/mode/1up
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“The Gordon, Childers, Traherne’s Wonder, the Cockatoo, the Silver Ardea, and the Nankeen.” Plate 6, page 302. Collection of the University of California Libraries. MSN, digitalizing partner. In the public domain due to age. via https://archive.org/details/salmonflyhowtodr00kelsrich/page/n302/mode/1up

Flower pictures by Josef Mangold, a German Impressionist and Modern painter. Living from 1884 to 1937, he was a member of the Rheinische Sezession. Studied art in Cologne and Berlin.

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Flowers. 1930. Oil on panel. Signed on the upper right. Image © Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH and lotsearch.de. Fair use license. via https://www.lotsearch.de/lot/blumenstillleben-um-1930-oel-auf-holz-41-x-31-6-cm-16-1-8-x-12-1-2-in-50051349?utm_source=auction-newsletter-email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Au
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Flowers. 1930. Oil on panel. Source: villa-grisebach.de. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josef_Mangold_Blumenstilleben.jpg
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Floral still life with playing card. 1930. Source: artnet.de. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josef_Mangold_Blumenstilleben_mit_Spielkarte.jpg

Dining the Frederick William Elwell way. One where they are eating later but it fits right in. Living from 1870 to 1958, Elwell was an English artist who painted portraits when he wasn’t busy painting interiors. Studied at the Académie Julien in Paris.

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“The Squire.” 1931. Signed on the lower right. Collections of the Glasgow Museums. © Estate of the artist. Fair use license. via https://en.wahooart.com/@@/AQUHDH-Frederick-William-Elwell-The-Squire
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“Birthday Party.” 1936. Collections of the Beverley Art Gallery. © Estate of the artist. Image © East Riding of Yorkshire Council 2016. Fair use license. via https://www.eastriding.gov.uk/culture/museums/collections/detail.php?module=objects&type=related&kv=5967
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“Harvest Festival Gifts.” Undated. © Estate of the artist. Collections of the Beverley Art Gallery. Image © East Riding of Yorkshire Council 2016. Fair use license. via https://www.eastriding.gov.uk/culture/museums/collections/detail.php?module=objects&type=related&kv=1119

Fields of flowers, some being picked but mostly being left alone. American, Impressionist school. John Ottis Adams, artist. Living from 1851 to 1927, he was a member of the Hoosier Group of landscape artists. Studied at the South Kensington School of Art in London.

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“In Poppyland.” No date. Signed on the lower right. In the public domain due to age. via https://scontent.fnyc1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/s960x960/10265542_559172784203537_8292228860334475991_o.jpg?_nc_cat=105&_nc_sid=e007fa&_nc_ohc=90dphuBNlfUAX_GdWj9&_nc_ht=scontent.fnyc1-1.fna&_nc_tp=7&oh=81fbba1b1510d291056e7fb000a45f9e&oe=5F2A0D61
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Painting with red flowers. Undated. Signed on the lower left. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 80 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Ottis_Adams_002_(39098022245).jpg
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Garden. Undated. Signed on the lower right. Source: youtube.com. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 80 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Ottis_Adams_007_(25125385257).jpg
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“Black-eyed Susans.” Undated. Signed on the lower left. Private collection. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.oceansbridge.com/shop/uncategorized/black-eyed-susans

Watercolors of palatial looking interiors possibly belonging to the lord of the manor down the street by Bavarian painter Franz Xaver Nachtmann who worked in Munich. (1799-1846). Also painted flowers for the Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory..

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“The Dressing Room of King Ludwig I at the Munich Residence Palace.” 1836. Pen and ink, gold paint, gouache and graphite on white wove paper. Collections of the Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 100 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Franz_Xaver_Nachtmann_-_The_Dressing_Room_of_King_Ludwig_I_at_the_Munich_Residence_Palace_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
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Elizabeth of Bavaria’s bedchamber, Tegernsee Castle. 19th c. Collections of Castle Ringberg. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.art-prints-on-demand.com/a/nachtmann-franz-xaver/elizabeth-of-bavarias-bed.html
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Munich Residence; Queen Therese of Bavaria’s writing cabinet. 1835. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datei:Franz_Xaver_Nachtmann,_Schreibkabinett_M%C3%BCncher_Residenz.jpg

People with wings on their heads and some with wings on their backs. Pre Raphaelite. Sir William Blake Richmond, English artist (1842-1921). Also taught art at the University of Oxford and created decorative mosaics for Saint Paul’s in London.

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“Icarus.” 1887. In the public domain due to age. via https://fineartamerica.com/featured/icarus-by-richmond-william-blake-richmond.html
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“Hermes,” illustration in the 1886 “Magazine of Art.” Image capture and formatting by George P. Landow. Collections of the University of Toronto Library and the Internet Archive. Artwork itself in the public domain due to age. via http://www.victorianweb.org/painting/richmondwb/paintings/3.html
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“Saint Joan of Arc.” No date. Pencil and pastel on buff paper. signed with the initials “WBR” on the reverse on the lower right. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/sir-william-blake-richmond-ra-1842-1921-4516729-details.aspx
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“The Hun and the Crucifix.” No date. In the public domain due to age. via https://gallerix.org/storeroom/792413141/N/706/

Flowers, some with blue berries. Plates from Pierre-Joseph Redoute’s 1802 work “Les Liliacees” which was printed in Paris. Redoute made colored drawings of the roses of the Empress Josephine, too.

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“Amaryllis Aurea and Amaryllis Dorée.” Page 61. Collections of and digitalized by the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the public domain due to age, via https://archive.org/details/mobot31753002806674/page/61/mode/2up
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“Ornithogalum Arabicum – Ornithogale d’Arabie.” Page 63. Collections of and digitalized by the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the public domain due to age, via https://archive.org/details/mobot31753002806674/page/63/mode/2up
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“Amaryllis de Broussonet.” Page 62. Collections of and digitalized by the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the public domain due to age, via https://archive.org/details/mobot31753002806674/page/62/mode/2up

Some Edwardian silver odds and ends to keep around on the sideboard for your next banquet. Charles Stuart Harris & Sons Ltd. British silversmiths. Starting in 1817, they merged with I. Freeman and Company in 1933.

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Flared cylindrical trophy vase on a domed foot with gently waved gadrooned lower body. 1900. Made in London. Silver. Image © Toovey’s Antique & Fine Art Auctioneers. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/421599/a-late-victorian-silver-trophy-vase-of-flared-cylindrical-form-on-a-domed-foot
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Pair of bon bon dishes. 1886. Silver. Chased decoration with gilding. Makers marks: Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each dish. Image © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.ebay.com/itm/Victorian-Sterling-Silver-Bon-Bon-Dishes-By-Charles-Stuart-Harris-1886-/283742268922
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Bachelor three piece tea set. 1886. Silver. Maker’s marks: Fully hallmarked. Image © 2020 catawiki.com. Fair use license. via https://www.catawiki.com/l/30900695-a-fine-victorian-bachelor-3-piece-tea-set-charles-stuart-harris-london-925-silver-charles-stuart-harris-london-england-1886
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Presentation bowl with applied and chased decoration. 1895. Silver. Maker’s marks: full hallmarks. Image © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Victorian-Sterling-Silver-Presentation-Bowl-by-Charles-Stuart-Harris-/312855205475
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Openwork bread basket decorated with a pearl rim. 1900. Silver. Maker’s marks: Hallmarks for Great Britain, London, and Charles Stuart Harris. Image © 2020 catawiki.com. Fair use license. via https://www.catawiki.com/l/12698545-bread-basket-in-solid-silver-london-charles-stuart-harris-1900

Decorate your garden the Jugendstil way. Plates from the 1912 garden furniture trade catalog “Rheinauer Gartenmobel : Spalierwerke, Holzarbeiten fur Parkanlagen, Veranden und Wintergarten, Gartenlauben, Gartenhauser” put out by Beissbarth & Hoffmann who were located in Mannheim-Rheinau, Germany. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture.

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Bench and chair, both made by Professor Peter Behrens, Berlin. Figure 905, page 15 (detail). Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n15/mode/2up
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Bench design, both by Professor Peter Behrens, Berlin. Figures 925 and 943, page 17. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n17/mode/2up
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Benches with rounded backs by Professor Peter Behrens, Berlin. Figures 903 and 904, page 15. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n15/mode/2up
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Bower and latticework for climbing plants. Figures 941 and 941a. Page 68. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n68/mode/2up
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Pavilion by Professor Emanuel von Seidl, München. Page 71. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n71/mode/2up
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Plant stands, figures 601-604a. Page 91. Collections of the Canadian Centre for Architecture. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/RheinauerGartenmbelSpalierwerkeHolzarbeitenFurParkanlagenVeranden/page/n91/mode/2up

Art Déco cameras and a few odds and ends that look just like them. All fun.

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1936 Kodak camera, “Bantam” model. 1936. Vintage. Fair use license. via https://anyskin.tumblr.com/post/619705462824304640/1936-kodak-bantam-special
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Stationery cards in the motif of an Art Déco camera. 2020. jculver, creator for society6.com. Image © 2020 Society6, LLC. Fair use license. via https://society6.com/product/art-deco-camera_cards
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Camera compact in “snailskin” enamel with cigarette holder, money clip and lipstick, the compact in a sunburst design in pink enamel and silver tone. Blue enamel combination compact with a flip up double mirror and tasseled lipstick holder. Art Déco. German. Maker not known. Image © Barnebys Group AB. Fair use license. via https://www.barnebys.com/auctions/lot/german-art-deco-camera-compact-in-snakeskin-enamel-with-cigarette-holder-seqf4vnvsj
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Kodak “Petite” camera in rose. Manufactured between 1929 and 1934. Image © 2002 – 2019 Historic Camera. Fair use license. via http://www.historiccamera.com/cgi-bin/librarium2/pm.cgi?action=app_display&app=datasheet&app_id=612
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“Kamra” compact, cigarette and lipstick carry in the form of a camera case that includes a beveled mirror. Art Déco. Deep blue marble enamel. Maker not known. Image © Antiques Atlas, 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.antiques-atlas.com/antique/vintage_art_deco_enamel_camera_powder_compact/as144a532