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Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
579
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$1,778$1,500

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

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Sandwich Tern, plate CCLXXIX from Birds of America, engraved, printed and hand colored by Robert Havell, London, c. 1835, reduced sheet 18 by 24 in., (overall browning and light fading, tips of edges burned).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

overall browning and light fading, tips of edges burned

Keywords

London, Robert Havell, Birds of America, Havell family, Ornithology, Tern

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