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Smith, Elmer Boyd (1860-1943) Three Original Illustrations for The Last of the Mohicans.

Auction:
2891T
Lot:
1323
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2891T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Smith, Elmer Boyd (1860-1943) Three Original Illustrations for The Last of the Mohicans. Three original watercolor illustrations prepared for the 1910 Holt edition of James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans, including the one captioned, "The scout resumed his post in the advance," each illustration matted and framed, 14 x 8 3/4 in. (3)
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Elmer Boyd, English-language films, Films, French and Indian War, James Fenimore Cooper, Seven Years' War, The Last of the Mohicans, Watercolor painting

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