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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 265

    ROBERT JOHN THORNTON

    Hyacinths, from The Temple of Flora

    Price Realised  

    ROBERT JOHN THORNTON
    Hyacinths, from The Temple of Flora
    engraving with mezzotint, aquatint and hand-coloring, 1801, on J Whatman, with margins, minor surface soiling, occasional foxing, pale mat and time staining, a few stains in the margins, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 19 7/8 x 14¾ in. (505 x 375 mm.)
    S. 21¼ x 17¼ in. (540 x 438 mm.)


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