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Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) TAKING THE BACK TRACK: A Dangerous Neighborhood.

Auction:
2230
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$10,575$9,000

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Auction:
Sale #2230 - 2230
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 22, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907)

TAKING THE BACK TRACK: A Dangerous Neighborhood. 1866, (Conningham, 5961). Identified by inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 20 x 28 1/8 in., matted, in a molded maple frame. Condition: Margins of 1 in. or more, repair to background sky u.l., light stains and toning, hinged at the top, repair to corner u.r.

Note: This lithograph ranked no. 27 in the original "Best 50," large folio.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

American art, Currier and Ives, Maple