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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 243

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL

    Red-necked Grebe (Plate CCXCVIII)
    Podiceps rubricollis

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL
    Red-necked Grebe (Plate CCXCVIII)
    Podiceps rubricollis
    engraving with etching, aquatint and hand-coloring, 1836, on J Whatman watermark 1836, with wide margins, pale light-, mat and time staining, minor surface soiling, a few pale foxmarks, occasional scuffing and uneven discoloration, soft handling creases, a small accretion at the lower right plate edge, a few short tears in places at the margin edges, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 14¾ x 20 3/8 in. (375 x 518 mm.)
    S. 24 x 37¼ in. (610 x 946 mm.)


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