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Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) THE GREAT FIRE AT BOSTON.

Auction:
2468
Lot:
577
Sold for:
$356$300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907)

THE GREAT FIRE AT BOSTON., 1872 (Conningham, 2614). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Small folio lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 10 7/8 x 14 in., mounted in a molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Margins of 5/8 in. or more, abrasion l.c.

Note: This print ranks no. 50 in "The New Best 50," small folio.
Estimate $300-500

The vertical abrasion might be a repaired tear, it goes through lower text, hinged at the top with tape.

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American art, Currier and Ives

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