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Audubon, John James. American (1785-1851). 25 color lithograph plates from "The Birds of America". Royal Octavo Second Edition, 1856, or later, each approximately 6.5" x 10". Almost all matted and packaged in plastic. The group includes Pigeon Falcon, Californian Turkey Vulture and Caracara Eagle. These prints are not simply small replicas of the elephant folio edition. Only one species appears on each plate, and often the backgrounds are simplified.
Provenance: From a Virginia Collector.
Condition: Sight condition is very good to near fine with some toning.
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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Audubon. 25 plates, Royal Octavo Edition.

Estimate $400 - $600Jan 25, 2018
Starting Price $200
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