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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-bellied Darter, Plate CCCXVI.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-bellied Darter, Plate CCCXVI. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Wove double-elephant folio sheet, hand-colored copper-plate engraving, some signs of handling, matted and framed, the sheet 38 1/4 x 26 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000


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Keywords

London, Folio, Havell family, John James Audubon, Printing, Publishing, The Birds of America, Visual arts

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