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4 Buffon Owl Studies. From German translation of "Histoire Naturelle": "Herr von Buffons Naturgeschichte der Vögel", c.1770-80. Copper engraving with hand coloring. Framed dimensions: 10.75" x 13", Image 3" x 5" ++ die weisse Eule. T. lxxiii. ++ three others, titles concealed by frames.
Provenance: From the collection of Jim Willis.
Condition: One inspected out of frame. Hinged at top on verso to matte board. Edges trimmed. All appear to be in similar condition.
The absence of a condition statement does not indicate that the lot is in perfect condition, free from damage or does not show wear consistent with age and use. Quinn’s Auction Galleries recommends you request a condition report prior to bidding. Condition information may be obtained via email at (info@quinnsacution.com) or phone gallery location (Falls Church/703-532-5632 ex: Decorative Arts). Please note that condition statements are given as a courtesy to clients and an opinion of condition should not be treated as a statement of fact. Quinn’s Auction Galleries bears no responsibility for any error or omission.
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4 Buffon Owl Studies. Naturgeschichte der Vögel.

Estimate $120 - $200Jan 25, 2018
Starting Price $60
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