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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY JULIUS BIEN (1829-1909)

    American Flamingo (Plate 375)
    Phoenicopterus ruber

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AFTER JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
    BY JULIUS BIEN (1829-1909)
    American Flamingo (Plate 375)
    Phoenicopterus ruber
    chromolithograph in colors, 1860, on wove paper, with margins, light-, mat and time staining, surface soiling, occasional soft handling creases, scattered pinpoint foxing, scuffing and rubbing in places (slight associated ink loss, a few touch-in), a few small tears and losses in places at the margin edges (a few backed), otherwise in good condition, framed
    L. 32 5/8 x 23 3/8 in. (829 x 600 mm.)
    S. 39¾ x 26½ in. (1010 x 673 mm.)


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