Sale 18AM01 | Lot 96

After John James Audubon (1785-1851)

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 96
After John James Audubon (1785-1851)
Hand-colored etching, aquatint and engraving by R. Havell, 1836, on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1831, plate CXII from The Birds of America, with good margins, framed.
Plate 26 1/4 x 21 inches
Sheet 31 x 25 inches
Lucille Pelouze Leisure, New York; Hon. Peter Keeton Leisure; Thence by descent

C Estate of Peter K. and Kathleen B. Leisure

Estimate: $600 - $900

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Laid on card, lightstain and other discoloration, old glue and paper residue with some associated light abrasion in the margins, a 1 3/8 inch tear at bottom sheet edge (1 3/8 inch from plate), a 3/8 x 3/8 inch detached area at bottom left sheet corner (affixed to top mat), otherwise in good condition.

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Estimate: $600 - $900

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 10am EDT
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