Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2460
Date / Time: June 07, 2009 11:00AM
Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)
CLIPPER SHIP "COMET OF NEW YORK.," 1855 (Conningham, 1140). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Large folio lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 22 x 28 3/4 in., in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: Margins 2 1/2 in. or more, toning, foxing, light stains, crease l.r., surface grime, paper slightly rippled.
Crease at l.r. is about 6 in. and goes from paper edge and into image about 2 1/4 in.