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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 234

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL

    Willow Grous or Large Ptarmigan (Plate CXCI)
    Tetrao saliceti
    Variant 1

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL
    Willow Grous or Large Ptarmigan (Plate CXCI)
    Tetrao saliceti
    Variant 1
    engraving with etching, aquatint and hand-coloring, 1834, on wove paper, trimmed within the platemark, pale light-, mat and time staining, surface soiling, occasional foxing, scuffs and scratches, occasional nicks, tears and paper loss in places along the sheet edges, mat staining, scuffs and foxing on the reverse, framed
    S. 25 1/8 x 38¼ in. (638 x 972 mm.)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.