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#9-02 Very rare original "Billiard Experts of the World" poster with red background published in the 1800s. Seldom-seen small version measures 8" x 10". Framed as shown measures 13" x 16". Ready to display on the wall near an antique billiard table.
#9-03 Superb antique wall art from the 1800s. Color lithographs advertise "Falk's Milwaukee Beer", "A. Werner & Co." and "The Brunswick & Balke Co." and depict play on spectacular Brunswick Exposition Novelty table. Pool table scenes by Van Gogh and other masters. Early pool scenes from "The Badminton Library".
#9-04 Artistic photo study of hall of fame players. Ralph Greenleaf, Cicero Murphy and many others. Unframed black-and-white portrait on heavy backing for display as singles or in groups. Excellent for wall of home billiard room. From $50.00 each
#9-05 Brunswick pool table advertising from the early 1900s can accent the wall of any game room or home billiard area. Photos and pool table brushes carry the logo of the sport's major manufacturers. Old pieces of chalk for pool cues serve as conversation pieces and provide a link to the rich history of the game of billiards.
#9-06 Rare antique wall art with billiard theme. "Vanity Fair" prints from the late 1800s. Lobby photos from theaters advertising showings of pool movies including "The Hustler" and "The Color of Money".
#9-07 Antique photos to compliment any billiard room. Large photos of historic tournaments and pool rooms. Medium-sized photos of barber shops and private pool parlors showing Brunswick pool tables from the 1800s. Postcards show early public and private billiard rooms from Europe and across the U.S.
#9-08 Antique wall art for the most discriminating taste. Currier & Ives color prints showing billiard scenes produced in the late 1800s. Lithographed sample labels for cigar boxes with early pool tables visible. Bernhardt Wall images on prints and postcards of various sizes.
#9-09 Framed lithograph from the Cue Masters series. Shows Victorian pool table, cue rack and wall photos and the late Joseph Bennett (1841-1919). Nicely framed and ready for the wall of a billiard room. About 14" x 19" overall.
#9-10 Framed photos of antique pool tables in actual settings. Black-and-white scenes show pool rooms and barber shops in the 1800s. Ready to hang on the wall of a billiard room or home recreation room. Several available from $125.00
#9-11 Vintage mirror for upscale billiard room. Hand-formed oval walnut frame with etched lettering and artwork in the glass surface. Rare accessory to compliment an antique pool table. About 27 inches wide, 36 inches tall. Excellent condition.
#9-12 Framed billiard poster to accent an antique pool table. Massive oak frame about 30 inches wide and 45 inches tall. European poster shows diagrams of billiard shots. Probably shots used in English Billiards, a game favored by Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), which was played with carom balls on tables with pockets. Excellent condition.
#9-13 Framed billiard poster to accent an antique pool table. Massive oak frame about 30 inches wide and 45 inches tall. European poster shows drawings of pool tables, cue racks and other billiard accessories offered for sale on the Continent. Excellent condition.