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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Esquimaux Dog , Plate CXIII.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Esquimaux Dog, Plate CXIII. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1839-1844.
Hand-colored lithograph, imperial folio, slight mat burn, marginal thumbing, a few short closed tears, one corner chipped with loss; Plains Indians in the background stand outside a tipi, attaching a travois to another dog, the two canines in the foreground sit among bird bones, 27 3/4 x 21 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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