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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Baltimore Oriole , Plate 12.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Baltimore Oriole, Plate 12. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, printed on wove paper, engraved and hand-colored, showing a female on her nest in a yellow poplar tree in bloom with two males approaching, colors faded, matted, 34 1/4 x 24 1/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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Keywords

London, Arts, Audubon, Baltimore oriole, Birds in art, Folio, Havell family, Oriole, Publishing, The Birds of America, Visual arts

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