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N. Currier, publisher (American, 1838-1856) THE CHINESE JUNK "KEYING.,"

Auction:
2412
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2008 11:00AM

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N. Currier, publisher (American, 1838-1856)

THE CHINESE JUNK "KEYING.," 1847 (Conningham, 1037). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Small folio lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 10 x 14 in., in a later silvered molded wood frame. Condition: Margins 1/2 in. or more, repaired tears into image, toning, bleached spots.
Estimate $150-200

Still has good color. Professional archival repairs done. Approx. 14 repaired tears into image, unobtrusive, and appear as subtle creases, and can be seen only under very close inspection, the bleached spots are primarily in margins, u.l. corner crease or repaired tear, reinforced corners with archival tape.

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N. Currier, Ice hockey rink, Sports

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