11-03-2007 11-04-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2384 Boston
November 3, 2007 3:00PMCalender
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Currier & Ives and Nathaniel Currier, publishers (American, mid to early 20th C.)

$705$600
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2384 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 03, 2007 3:00PM

Description:

Currier & Ives and Nathaniel Currier, publishers (American, mid to early 20th C.) Lot of Two: The Celebrated Trotting Horse Trustee...and The Celebrated Trotting Mare Lady Thorn, Formerly "Maid of Ashland"., both large folio lithographs with hand-coloring on paper. The Celebrated Trotting Horse Trustee..., published by Nathaniel Currier, 1848 (Conningham, 911), identified in inscriptions in the matrix, sheet size 24 3/4 x 32 1/2 in., unframed. Condition: Margins of 2 3/4 in. or more, toning, old mat stains, small margin tears, edge and corner losses; The Celebrated Trotting Mare Lady Thorn…, published by Currier & Ives in 1866 (Conningham, 919, with pedigree), identified in inscriptions in the matrix, sheet size 22 1/4 x 31 7/8 in., unframed. Condition: Margins of 2 1/4 in. or more, old light mat stain, minor toning.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

Currier & Ives, Nathaniel Currier, Celebrated Trotting Horse Trustee , Maid , Ashland, American art, Currier and Ives