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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black Winged Hawk.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
516
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black Winged Hawk. [from] The Birds of America, New York: Bien, 1860. Double elephant folio chromolithograph on wove paper, toned, reverse mat burn, 39 1/2 x 26 in., [together with] the two hawks from the same image as printed in the Havell edition, cut out of the sheet.
Estimate $200-250


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Keywords

Audubon, Birds in art, Chromolithography, Folio, Foolscap folio, Havell family, Paper, Printing, Publishing, The Birds of America, Visual arts, Wove paper

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