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Spring Americana & Paintings Auction

April 3 - April 4, 2015

Lot #1389
DepartmentPrints
Sold For$15,000.00(hammer price)
 $17,700.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 9, 2015

Description

JOHN JAMES AUDUBON
American, 1785-1851

Pileated Woodpecker. Plate CXI from Birds of America. Engraved, printed and hand-colored by Robert Havell. Whatman watermark.
Elephant folio, 41.5 x 28". Bird's-eye maple frame."

Condition

Evenly toned. Small 1 teach to top left corner. 1.5" tear approx. 10 "down on the left hand side. .25 " tear approx. 24.5" down on the left-hand side. Approx. six small dark spots throughout. Overall size 45.5" x 32.5""

Additional Info

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