11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

$1,422$1,200
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Smew or White Nun, plate CCCXLVII from The Birds of America, engraved, printed, and hand-colored by Robert Havell, London, with Whatman 1836 watermark, 28 1/2 x 23 3/4 in., (toned throughout and with brittle paper, 1-inch right marginal tear and 2-inch piece broken from upper edge, and waterstain lower left, trimmed).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

London, Robert Havell