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Currier and Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) After G. H. Durrie (American, 1820-1863)

Auction:
2128
Lot:
686
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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Auction:
Sale #2128 - 2128
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Currier and Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907)After G. H. Durrie (American, 1820-1863)

Winter Morning-Feeding the Chickens, 1863 (Conningham, 6741). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring heightened with gum arabic on paper, sheet size 18 1/8 x 24 in., in a bird's-eye maple frame. Condition: Margins 1 3/4 in. or more, hinged to mat, 1 1/4 in. crease to l.r margin, scattered stains especially to margin, a couple of scattered foxmarks, overall light toning.

N.B. Label of The Old Print Shop affixed to the reverse.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Currier, American art, Currier and Ives