11-18-2018 11-18-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3176B Boston
November 18, 2018 11:00 AMCalender
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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Virginian Partridge, Plate 76.

$20,910$17,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3176B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Virginian Partridge, Plate 76. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Double elephant folio format hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching, colors faded, with losses to greens and yellows, mounted on board, first two letters in the word "Plate" have been scraped away by the framer to accommodate the proportions of an old mat, some spotting, mat burn, 38 x 25 3/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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