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Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) SNOWED UP. RUFFED GROUSE IN WINTER.

Auction:
2230
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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

Description:

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

SNOWED UP. RUFFED GROUSE IN WINTER. 1867, (Conningham, 5581). Identified by inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 17 7/8 x 23 7/8 in., matted, in a molded bird's-eye maple frame. Condition: Margins of 1 1/4 in. or more, hinged at the top, light mat stain and toning, small repaired tear, c.l. edge.

Note: This lithograph ranked no. 38 in the original "Best 50," and no. 39 in the "New Best 50" large folio.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

American art, Currier and Ives