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Thirteen 1840s Botanical Prints: Ranunculus, Fancy Pelargoniums, Pansies, Tulips, Conchiflora, Abelia Floribunda, Carnations

Auction:
2761T
Lot:
1298
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2761T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 13, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Thirteen 1840s Botanical Prints:

Ranunculus, Fancy Pelargoniums, Pansies, Tulips, Conchiflora, Abelia Floribunda, Carnations, and Seedling Epaisses. Six engraved by Frederick Smith after drawings by J. Andrews, Miss Drake, and Larkins. Hand-colored engravings on paper, sight sizes to 7 3/4 x 5 in., framed. Condition: Possible light toning, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $600-800


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Drake, Frederick Smith

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