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Old Testament Illustrations from 1924

These illustrations, drawn from the old testament, were in ‘The Great Stories of the Bible’, ¬†published in 1924. There are 24 full page illustrations, and no credit given to an illustrator! What a shame, for he or she had such … Continue reading

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Biblical Illustrations for Easter Sunday

These beautiful color lithographs were printed at the Avil Printing Company in Philadelphia around 1888. The colors seem to be as intense today as the day they were printed. Just one thing to love about color lithographs from this time. … Continue reading

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Color Lithographs from Avil Printing Company Philadelphia

I found these beautiful old color lithograph prints in a battered book at the Goodwill Outlet in Saint Louis. They were printed at the Avil Printing Company in Philadelphia around 1888. The only information I could find about this company … Continue reading

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