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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Four Mouse Prints.

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2764B
Lot:
437
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$246$200

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

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Four Mouse Prints. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1839-1844. Including the following prints, all hand-colored, imperial folio-format: plate 85, Jumping Mouse; plate 100, Missouri Mouse; plate 115, Yellow Cheeked Meadow Mouse; and plate 124, Northern Meadow Mouse; all unframed, different sizes. (4)
Estimate $400-600

Northern Meadow Mouse: 27 1/2 x 21 3/4 in., chipped with loss, closed tears shorter than one inch; Jumping Mouse: 27 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.; Missouri Mouse: 27 3/4 x 18 in.; Yellow Cheeked Mouse: 27 3/4 x 21 1/2 in. closed tears about 1 1/2 in., 2 inch U-shaped tear to left blank margin.


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