01-19-2002 01-19-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
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January 19, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Elisabeth Blackwell (British, 18th Century) Lot of Three Plates from A CURIOUS HERBAL,

$206$175
Auction: Sale #2122 - 2122 Location: Bolton Date / Time: January 19, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Elisabeth Blackwell (British, 18th Century)

Lot of Three Plates from A CURIOUS HERBAL, published in two volumes, 1737-1739: Gooseberry, Indian Apples, andThe True Maiden-hair. Each identified within the plates and on labels from Goodspeed's, Boston, on the reverse. Engraving with hand-coloring (possibly later) on paper, plate sizes approximately 11 3/4 x 7 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Some with minor foxing and or staining, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $300-500

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Elisabeth Blackwell