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Currier & Ives

Auction:
2062
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$2,070$1,800

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Auction:
Sale #2062 - 2062
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 11, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) "Bass Fishing" and "Blue Fishing," both undated, (Conningham, 376 and 578), identified in inscriptions in the matrix, lithographs with hand-coloring on paper, sight sizes 9 7/8 x 13 7/8 in., framed. Condition: Former with repair in upper center to a tear entering the image 3/8 of an inch long, latter with losses to u.r. corner margin, minor creases and abrasions, both with fox marks, neither examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

American art, Currier and Ives