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Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
656
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$7,638$6,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Yellow Bird or American Goldfinch, plate 33 from The Birds of America, engraved, printed and hand-colored by Robert Havell, London, c. 1828, the full sheet, 38 by 24 3/4 in., (minor spot, very slight tone, not laid down, not examined out of frame).
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

London, Robert Havell, Birds of America, Birds of North America, Birds of prey, Havell family, Ornithology, Parulidae

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