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    Sale 2030

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Maritime Art and Prints

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 78

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL

    American White Pelican (Plate CCCXI)
    Pelicanus americanus

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    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY ROBERT HAVELL
    American White Pelican (Plate CCCXI)
    Pelicanus americanus
    engraving with etching, aquatint and hand-coloring, 1836, on J Whatman watermark 1836, trimmed within the platemark, mat and time staining, a small paper loss at the lower left sheet corner, occasional pale staining on the reverse, otherwise in good condition, framed
    S. 38.1.4 x 25 in. (972 x 635 mm.)


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