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Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) Lot of Two Works: BOMBARDMENT & CAPTURE OF THE FORTS AT HATTERAS INLET N.C.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
497
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

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

Lot of Two Works: BOMBARDMENT & CAPTURE OF THE FORTS AT HATTERAS INLET N.C. and "TUMBLED TO IT."

(Conningham, 594, 6247). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Small folio hand-colored lithographs on paper, housed in in later molded wood frames. Bombardment... undated, sheet size 10 x 13 7/8 in, margins 3/4 in or more, (toning); Tumbled to It, 1881, vignette, companion to Got the Drop on Him, sheet size 13 3/8 x 16 3/8 in., (minor toning, small tear u.c. margin, minor foxing).


Estimate $200-250

Bombardment....- hinged at the top, piece of tape l.c. attaching litho to card backing. Tumbled...-Minor toning tear is about 5/8 in..

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