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Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) THE LIFE OF A FIREMAN: The Night Alarm.- "Start her lively boys.,"

Auction:
2267
Lot:
610
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)

THE LIFE OF A FIREMAN: The Night Alarm.- "Start her lively boys.," 1854 (Conningham, 3518). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 21 7/8 x 29 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Margins of 1 7/8 in. or more, margins affixed to backing, light surface scratches with touch-ups, foxing and stains prevalent to margins.

Note: This lithograph ranked no. 34 in the original "Best 50."
Estimate $1,500-2,000

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