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Joel Emmons Whitney (American, 1822-1886) Ma-za-oo-nie (The Little Bird Hunter)

Auction:
2907T
Lot:
1028
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2907T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 09, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Joel Emmons Whitney (American, 1822-1886)

Ma-za-oo-nie (The Little Bird Hunter), c. 1862. Unsigned, identified on the mount verso. Albumen print mounted to board, 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (20.0 x 14.9 cm), matted, framed.
Condition: Foxing on print and recto and verso of mount.
Estimate $300-500

Mount measures 10 5/8 x 9 in. (27.0 x 22.8 cm). Area of red ink at c.r. edge of mount.


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.

Keywords

Joel Emmons Whitney, Book collecting, Foxing, Papermaking, Recto and verso

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