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Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
576
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$8,888$7,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Golden-winged Woodpecker, plate XXXVII from the Bird of America, engraved, printed and hand-colored by Robert Havell, London, J. Whatman 1831 watermark, full sheet 38 1/2 by 25 1/4 in., (very minor marginal oxidation toning, colors very bright and fresh, very small chip to lower right edge).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

very minor marginal oxidation toning, colors very bright and fresh, very small chip to lower right edge

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London, Robert Havell, Gold, Havell family

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