Lot 1034    

Donaldson Litho, Count the First Monkey Poster,
2008, Toy & Advertising Auction, Jan 26 & 27
27" x 40" (w/o frame), 28.4" x 42.4" (w/frame), with printer's company noted on bottom right The Donaldson Litho Co, Newport, KY. Rendered in yellow, red, green, blue, brown, grey, and black with five vignettes of anthropomorphic monkeys in various activities. Top left with medallion portrait of Harry DeRosa. Prof. Harry DeRosa Presents, Count the First A Living Proof of the Darwin Theory. America's Greatest Monkey Contest.

Condition:  
Light toning and short tears along margins with slight loss at blank margins.
Sold: $180.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Schoenhut <i>Supplee</i> Milk Wagon,
Lot # 293 - Schoenhut Supplee Milk Wagon,
ca 1905-1930, wooden pull toy of a Fairmount Farms milk wagon, decorated in various advertisements that include: a lithographed bottle of "A" Milk, Supplee-Wilis-Jones, and 386 Walker-Gordon Certified Milk; in original white, red, and green finish, and includes rear and side fold-down awnings made o... > Item Details
Five Cent Abbey MFG Co. Gum Ball Machine,
Lot # 806 - Five Cent Abbey MFG Co. Gum Ball Machine,
cast aluminum with circular bottom tray marked on top as above and St. Louis with clear globe with original decal reading Chlorophyll with price, 9.75" diameter x 9.5" high. > Item Details
Christmas, & Easter Die-Cuts,
Lot # 506 - Christmas, & Easter Die-Cuts,
includes an uncut block of 48 St. Nick in red and blue outfits, 9.5" x 13.5", marked No. 596, AND uncut sheet of eight Easter scenes with rabbits and eggs, marked No. 901 Printed In Germany, 6.75" x 9.5". > Item Details
Early German Mauve St. Nick & Crepe Paper Santa,
Lot # 571 - Early German Mauve St. Nick & Crepe Paper Santa,
includes a felt mauve-suited German St. Nick with painted composition face, 6" tall, AND a crepe paper over wire Santa with painted card stock face, holding green bag, 5" tall. > Item Details
Winchester Repeating Arms Co. Chromolithographed Sign,
Lot # 987 - Winchester Repeating Arms Co. Chromolithographed Sign,
on heavy card stock with comic scene of two African American young men and their dog hunting and running into a skunk, marked lower left American Lithographic Co. N.Y., 22" x 28" and mounted in period frame, 26.75" x 32.75". > Item Details
1950s Coca-Cola Tin Tray With Santa by Sundblom,
Lot # 1010 - 1950s Coca-Cola Tin Tray With Santa by Sundblom,
scene of Santa holding book of Good/Boys/&/Girls with reading note on mantle held in place by a bottle of Coca-Cola that reads Dear/Santa/Please/Pause/Here./Jimmy with two pajama-clad children peeking from behind tree, signed in chromo Sundblom and lower rim with Enjoy/Coca-Cola, black painted back,... > Item Details
Group of Cast Iron Still Banks,
Lot # 327 - Group of Cast Iron Still Banks,
includes Two Face Black Boy, by A.C. Williams, ca 1910 in original polychrome paint, (Moore 84), 2.75" high, PLUS Billiken in original red and gold paint, by A.C. Williams, ca 1909-12, 4.2" high (Moore 74), AND A.C. Williams Elephant on Bench on Tub, in original gold paint(Moore 486), 4" high. > Item Details
Seven Chromolithographed Plush Tin & Mechanical Toys,
Lot # 646 - Seven Chromolithographed Plush Tin & Mechanical Toys,
includes a marked Lehmann AHA 910 tinplate seal with balanced ball on nose, friction motor that moves him forward and spins ball, also marked Made In Western Germany, 3" x 4" high, PLUS tinplate swimming duck, marked Trade Mark Alps with mountain peak and Made In Japan with spring-driven mechanism, ... > Item Details
1930s <i>Ideal</i> Cincinnati Reds Baseball Doll,
Lot # 19 - 1930s Ideal Cincinnati Reds Baseball Doll,
with composition head and body, marked on back of head Ideal Doll/U.S.A. in original baseball outfit of a catcher with cap and jersey with Reds emblem and original printed silk tag with Cincinnati Reds, black painted wood shoes, 12" tall. > Item Details
Four <i>Hubley Texan</i> Cast Iron Toy Pistols,
Lot # 390 - Four Hubley Texan Cast Iron Toy Pistols,
all cast iron in Colt Peace Maker style with nickel finish and cello steer head grips; 1st and 2nd with cast red painted rearing horse through grip, with cast scrollwork on barrel and frame and marked Texan Jr. on each side of frame below cylinder with release button on left side to open for rolled ... > Item Details
Four Early Doll-Sized Baby Buggies,
Lot # 209 - Four Early Doll-Sized Baby Buggies,
the earliest is ca 1880s-90s with woven wicker and painted wood carriage with painted composition baby doll, 10" x 4" high, PLUS a painted cast lead penny toy carriage with fabric hood and liner and 1" frozen Charlotte bisque doll, 2.25" long and high, PLUS a chromolithographed tinplate carriage wit... > Item Details
Cast Iron <i>Economy Accumulates Wealth</i> Bee Hive Bank,
Lot # 310 - Cast Iron Economy Accumulates Wealth Bee Hive Bank,
nickel finish, square with brick-patterned base with flaring scrolled feet sides with relief cast panels with Economy/Accumulates/Wealth, and last panel with seven lines of text reading Property/Of The/Farmers & Drovers/Bank Of Louisville/333 West Market St./Louisville, Ky./Pat'd Mar. 1, 92 with bee... > Item Details
Early Tin & Wood Train,
Lot # 610 - Early Tin & Wood Train,
very early string-driven flywheel propelled locomotive and tender in one, possibly Dayton Friction Co., 18.5" long. > Item Details
Papier-Mâché Countertop Cigar Store Indian,
Lot # 909 - Papier-Mâché Countertop Cigar Store Indian,
in original colors with felt on base, and marked ALFCO-NY on back of pedestal, ca 1910, 29.5" high. > Item Details
Lot of 14 Boxed German Wooden Figures Etc.,
Lot # 566 - Lot of 14 Boxed German Wooden Figures Etc.,
lot includes nine matchbox sets and three other matchbox-sized items. The German sets include the following in traditional wooden matchboxes: a clown on parallel bars in illustrated box, 2.34" long, PLUS a set of wooden blocks labeled Miniatur-Volks-Ausgable/Frobels/Baukasten Gabe 3/8 Wurfel and wit... > Item Details
Early Boxed <i>Hubley Texan</i> Cast Iron Toy Gun,
Lot # 396 - Early Boxed Hubley Texan Cast Iron Toy Gun,
cast iron Hubley Texan Colt Peace Maker-style revolver with cast scrollwork on barrel and frame and marked Texan on each side of frame below cylinder, Made/In/U.S.A. on false ejection lever on underside of barrel, revolving cylinder with release lever on left, next to hammer, opens to load rolled ca... > Item Details
Family of All-Bisque Dollhouse Dolls,
Lot # 99 - Family of All-Bisque Dollhouse Dolls,
lot of five, includes father, mother, maid, little girl and infant with newer plastic baby carriage, all but last from same German set; he is marked 702 12 on shoulder plate, adults on cloth bodies with bisque lower limbs in original outfits with molded and painted features, 4.75" tall; little girl ... > Item Details
<i>Columbus Buggy Co.</i> Chromolithographed Advertising Poster,
Lot # 1031 - Columbus Buggy Co. Chromolithographed Advertising Poster,
wonderful lithography showing a couple in carriage pulled by team of ostriches, while transatlantic steamship unloads buggies in background, circular vignettes in lower corners of Australian animals and buggy factory, 25" x 39", matted and in period frame, 27" x 41". Under mat poster was complete wi... > Item Details
Scarce Cast Iron <i>Bulldog Seated</i> Still Bank,
Lot # 347 - Scarce Cast Iron Bulldog Seated Still Bank,
in original brown and gold paint, ca 1928 by Hubley (Moore 397), 4.5" x 3.8" high. > Item Details
Stevens <i>Turn Head Owl</i> Cast Iron Mechanical Bank,
Lot # 361 - Stevens Turn Head Owl Cast Iron Mechanical Bank,
in original polychrome paint with glass eyes, by the J. & E. Stevens Co., marked on base Patd. No. 232628, (G198; Norman 4380-a), 7.5" high. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: