A trio of fish equipped for exploration of the ocean depths.
What discoveries await them!
The ephemera: vintage city plan of Montreal 1940s; vintage marine chart symbols; antique school book page 1895; School Atlas title page 1953; mechanical drawings 1940s; postal cancellation stamps 1930s; high quality reproductions of natural history illustrations of fish.
The found objects: rusty fleur de lys; antique stop watch parts; 1925 royal typewriter parts; antique optical lens; antique pen nibs; antique key.
Size: 7 inches by 7 inches
We get it almost every night
When that moon is big and bright
It’s a supernatural delight
Everybody is dancing in the moonlight
The ephemera: vintage atlas maps; vintage moon images, vintage natural history image of a sperm whale. SOLD to Lisa 🙂
Mechanically inclined he was widely sought after in the School.
The Ephemera: Original Ledger page from 1901; high quality reproduction of a natural history illustration of a fish.
The Found Objects: Vintage Watch parts and Antique Typewriter bits.
Size 7 inches by 7 inches.
While he was in the Vicinity he thought he would set Georgia straight!
SOLD to Zabrina 🙂
The ephemera: Original Vintage chart of Georgia Strait; high quality reproduction of a Natural History illustration of a Cuttlefish.
The found objects: antique glass doll eye; Vintage watch casing, movements and various gears; Royal typewriter striking key and other type writer bits.
Size: 7 inches by 7 inches
Call me Ishmael…or anything else you want to as long as I get to see whales he said.
Whales Ahoy by creartfuldodger (c)
The ephemera: origina vintage chart of the West Coast of Canada; original vintage stamp and registered mail sticker ; high quality reproductions of antique natural history illustrations of whales.
Size: 5 inches by 10 inches
He was fully functional, keyed up and ready for his first Autonomous Adventure as an Automaton. No Droguerie necessary. SOLD 🙂
The ephemera: original French billhead from 1900; High quality reproduction of a natural history illustration of a fish.
The found objects: vintage fish tackle; tiny antique key; antique typewriter and watch parts.
Size: 6 inches square on wooden substrate.
Defender of the deep, he had eight arms to protect his ocean home. Do not mess with Monsieur Pieuvre.
The ephemera: natural history image of an octopus; original chart from old French school book
The found objects: vintage house number; clock hand; antique doll’s eye; Old watch movements and casing; old washer and a vintage coocoo clock part and some teeny, tiny vintage watch gears.
Size 7 inches square
He was a bottom dweller, that’s for sure, but the best kind. He cleaned up all the detritus left by others.
The ephemera: Original French “facture” for a chemical company ; high quality reproduction of natural history fish illustration.
Found objects: Vintage Mickey Mouse watch; tiny vintage light bulb; vintage fish hook; vintage watch and typewriter parts.
Little orange fins to propel him.
Swim, swim, swim.
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the ephemera: decorative paper, handmade paper; school book page from 1800s; high quality reproduction of tropical fish.