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Sporting Prints, Hand-colored Aquatints, Seventeen Framed, Four Unframed.

Auction:
2851M
Lot:
649
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2851M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 08, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Sporting Prints, Hand-colored Aquatints, Seventeen Framed, Four Unframed. [from] Foreign Field Sports, Fisheries, Sporting Anecdotes, London: Edward Orme, 1819, subjects include hunting in Africa for lions, hyenas, rhinoceros, elephants, leopards, giraffes, water buffalo, zebra, panthers, and crocodiles; fishing and seal hunting in the arctic; porcupine shooting; Tartars hunting deer; taking vipers; and Warriors of New South Wales; the four unframed prints matted, 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Edward Orme, Hunting, Hyena, Lion, Mammals of Africa, London

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