Location: Florham Park, NJ 07932
Call: 973 360-0978
Hours: Appointment only
Danielle Ann Millican at R House, Inc., one of the country’s premier collections of museum quality antique prints including woodcuts, engravings and lithographs, offers an exceptional blend of expertise and presentation. Maintaining the integrity of the antique print business is a priority and a purpose. Subjected to the most demanding vetting procedures, our prints are the finest representations available both in content and condition.
An impressive selection of aesthetically pleasing and historically important 15th through 20th century works on paper, the collection includes a delightful array of botanicals, absolutely luscious flowers, fruits and vegetables; a lively selection of works on natural history and ornithology including birds, animals, shells and insects; fascinating antique maps and city views of world exploration and Americana; detailed architectural achievements; thoroughly engaging examples of garden ornaments and urns; Japanese prints of Ikebana, Samurai and Kabuki Theater; watercolors of fashion design from the fabulous flapper era; sporting scenes from hunting to horseback; charming children’s stories, photography both historic and contemporary; and more! With every piece in the gallery, the fascination win detail and precision is incomparable.
Audubon, Besler, Bien, Catesby, Cellarius, de Bry, Ehret, Fitch, Grandville, Frost, Gould, Hill, Hondius, Homann, Jaillot, Keulemans, Lear, Merian, Munster, Nozeman, Ortelius, Pope, Redoute, Sowerby, Thornton, Van Huysum, Volkhamer and Weinmann are but a few of the remarkable illustrators in the collection with pricing for every level of collecting from beginner to museum.
Custom framing is done to museum specifications using archival materials.
Primary Areas of Expertise
16th thru 19th Century Works on Paper illustrating Natural History and World Exploration. Maps and prints by Besler, Merian, Munster, Audubon and other notables. Museum quality framing.
- Original Art: Figure Studies, Watercolors
- Photography: Pinhole Camera, Landscape, Genre
- Prints – 16th through 19th Century:Animals, Architecture, Birds, Botanicals, Children’s Illustrations, Fashion, Insects, Japanese Woodblocks, Maps and Views, Marine, Natural History, Satire, Sporting, Western, Whimsy, Miscellany
- Framing: Museum quality archival framing. Period framing. Conservation.
From the Dealer
“Great collections don’t just happen they are built; each piece a block, some a cornerstone, of a concept. It is a living thing.” DAM.
With an exceptional blend of expertise and presentation in our premier selection of woodcuts, engravings and lithographs we more than meet that goal. Aesthetically pleasing and historically important 15th-19th Century works on paper, our natural history pieces include a delightful array of botanicals, birds, and animals. Our world exploration series offers fascinating maps, city views, and architectural achievements. Subjected to the most demanding vetting procedures, our pieces are the finest representations available both in content and condition.
All custom framing is done to museum specifications using archival materials.
Danielle Ann Millican is an internationally respected antiquarian and gifted lecturer with over 25 years experience on 3 continents.
“A thing of beauty is most certainly a joy forever and each lovely image in my collection has more than stood this test of time.” DAM
Professional Credentials: Board of Directors Antiques Council, Art and Antiques Dealers League of America, La Confederation Internationale des Negociants en Oeuvres d’Art, Appraisers Association of America, Inc., Professional Picture Framers Association of America..
Showhouses: Kips Bay, Mansion in May, Stately Homes By-The-Sea, Greenwich, Montclair, Princeton, Pasadena, Designer Show Houses of New Jersey.
Exhibits: Van Vleck House and Gardens, Philadelphia Flower Show, Nantucket Historical Association, Newport Historical Association, New York Botanical Gardens, Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey.
Projects: Punta Cana,Oscar de la Renta; World Expo, Thom Filicia; Meadowfarm,VA; R Acres, SC.