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Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) The Sperm Whale 'In a Flurry'

Auction:
2282
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)

The Sperm Whale 'In a Flurry' and The Whale Fishery 'Laying On'. 1852, (Conningham 5648, 6626). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Lithographs with hand-coloring on paper, sight size 15 x 11 1/4, 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. framed. Condition: The first with repaired tears/creases, a few scattered fox marks, toning; the second has toning, margins trimmed, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Nathaniel Currier, Megafauna, Sperm Whale

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