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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL

    White-winged Silvery Gull (Plate CCLXXXII)
    Larus leucopterus

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL
    White-winged Silvery Gull (Plate CCLXXXII)
    Larus leucopterus
    engraving with etching, aquatint and hand-coloring, 1835, on J Whatman, with full margins, a few scuffs and pale foxmarks, rippling throughout, pale mat and time staining, a crease in the lower right margin, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 21 x 26 in. (533 x 660 mm.)
    S. 25 3/8 x 38¼ in. (645 x 972 mm.)


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