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    Sale 2030

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Maritime Art and Prints

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 81

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY JULIUS BIEN (1829-1909)

    Iceland or Jer Falcon (Plate 19)
    Falco islandicus

    Price Realised  

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY JULIUS BIEN (1829-1909)
    Iceland or Jer Falcon (Plate 19)
    Falco islandicus
    chromolithograph, 1860, on wove paper, backed with Japon, with margins, pale light-, mat and time staining, a few pale foxmarks and minor surface soiling in places, several touched-in areas and minor losses (primarily at the sheet edges), very pale moisture staining in places along the lower sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, framed
    L. 35 5/8 x 23 3/8 in. (905 x 594 mm.)
    S. 38¼ x 25¼ in. (972 x 641 mm.)


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