Sale 19AM02 | Lot 90

After John James Audubon

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 90
After John James Audubon
PILEATED WOODPECKER
Hand-colored etching, engraving and aquatint by Robert Havell, circa 1831, on J. Whatman paper dated 1831, plate CXI from The Birds of America, unframed.
Sheet 37 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches


Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Pale lightstain and matstain (darker at some extreme sheet edges), some unobtrusive small or tiny foxing spots and handling creases, some other creasing at top right sheet corner, light abrasion at three sheet corners verso, minor soiling, an area of discoloration at and below the edge of the neck/chest of the top bird, two nicks at sheet edges, a small filled in loss and some skillfully conserved creasing or tears at bottom right sheet edge.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist Track Lot
Catalogue Info

American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Tue, Oct 08, 2019 at 10am EDT
View All Lots