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    Sale 12260

    Books & Manuscripts

    16 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 54

    CURRIER and IVES, publishers. – Otto Knirsch after a painting by John Trumbull. Surrender of General Burgoyne at Saratoga N.Y. Oct. 17th. 1777 (G.6371) – Franz Venino after a painting by John Trumbull. Surrender of Lord Cornwallis At Yorktown VA. Oct. 19th. 1781 (G.6378).

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    CURRIER and IVES, publishers. – Otto Knirsch after a painting by John Trumbull. Surrender of General Burgoyne at Saratoga N.Y. Oct. 17th. 1777 (G.6371) – Franz Venino after a painting by John Trumbull. Surrender of Lord Cornwallis At Yorktown VA. Oct. 19th. 1781 (G.6378).

    2 hand-colored lithographs, images 401/394 x 630/629 mm (495/503 x 672/708 mm sheets). (Each with light mat burn, some toning, spots or stains primarily in margin, a few short mostly marginal tears repaired on verso.) Matted and framed. Two American Revolution scenes. [With:] LAWLER, Thomas, publisher. Mount Vernon. Hand-colored lithograph, image 447 x 629 (552 x 706 sheet). (A few marginal stains and spots, a few holes and marginal tears repaired on verso.


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