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Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) WINTER IN THE COUNTRY: Getting Ice.

Auction:
2230
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

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

Description:

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

WINTER IN THE COUNTRY: Getting Ice. 1864, (Conningham, 6737). Identified by inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 22 1/8 x 30 in., in a molded bird's-eye maple frame. Condition: Margins of 1 3/8 in. or more, hinged to cardboard backing, a couple minor abrasions to the margins.

Note: This lithograph ranked no. 18 in the original "Best 50," and no. 5 in the new "Best 50" large folio.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

American art, Currier and Ives