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J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOL

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2620M
Lot:
761
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$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2620M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 15, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century)

Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOLISSIMA, ANSER FERUS, NYROCA FERINA, and ANSER SEGETUM, from The Birds of Great Britain by John Gould, London, 1862-73. Identified in inscriptions. Lithographs with hand-coloring on paper, sight sizes 13 1/2 x 18 1/2 to 13 1/2 x 19 1/4 in., in later frames. Condition: Paper slightly rippled, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $400-600

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John Gould, Great Britain, London, Ornithology

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