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Lot 31After John James Audubon (1785-1851)
NIGHT HERON OR QUA BIRD
Hand-colored etching, engraving and aquatint by R. Havell, 1835, on J. Whatman watermarked paper dated 1836, plate CCXXXVI from The Birds of America, unframed.
Sheet 25 5/16 x 38 3/16 inches



Sold for $21,250
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Pale matstain, some discoloration (foxing?) in the image at bottom, some glue residue with associated discoloration along sheet edges verso, very skillfully repaired tears (mostly at sheet edges), a few nicks at sheet edges, some creasing at bottom sheet edge, some unobtrusive rubbing and light abrasion in the image, minor soiling verso.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact and Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. Please contact the specialist department to request further information or additional images that may be available.





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