Sale 19AM02 | Lot 86

After John James Audubon (1785-1851)

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 86
After John James Audubon (1785-1851)
WORM-EATING WARBLER; BLUE-GREEN WARBLER; YELLOW THROAT WARBLER
Three hand-colored etchings, engravings and aquatints by Robert Havell, 1828 (2) and 1830, on J. Whatman paper, plates 34, 49 and 85 from The Birds of America, with wide margins, framed.
Sheet of larger 38 1/2 x 26 inches


Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $2,812 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Worm-Eating Warbler: Sheet 38 1/8 x 25 3/4 inches
Blue-Green Warbler: Sheet 38 1/8 x 25 3/4 inches
Yellow Throat Warbler: Sheet 38 1/2 x 26 inches

Pale lightstain and matstain, some foxing and creasing, the third with some offsetting from another Audubon engraving, some nicks short tears at sheet edges (longest tear 3/4 inch), some loss at bottom right sheet corner.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $2,812 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Tue, Oct 08, 2019 at 10am EDT
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