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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black & Yellow Warbler , Plate CXXIII.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black & Yellow Warbler, Plate CXXIII. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, printed on wove paper, engraved and hand-colored, showing male and female on a raspberry bush, colors faded, mounted and slightly trimmed down, framed, 30 3/4 x 20 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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

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