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John James Audubon. 4 Octavo Plates. 1854.

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Description
Audubon, John James. American (1785-1851). Four plates from the Octavo Edition of "The Quadrupeds of North America". Volume III. New York: 1854. Lithographed, Printed, and Colored by James T. Bowen, Philadelphia. Drawn on stone by W. F. Hitchcock. Hand colored stone lithograph. Unframed. ++ No. 20, Plate xcvii: The Cougar. ++ No. 21, Plate cii: Large Tailed Skunk. ++ No. 19, Plate xciv: Nuttall's Hare. ++ No. 1, Plate iii: Townsend's Rocky Mountain Hare, Male & Female. ++ Also includes title plate and 10 text pages. Approximately 7" x 10.5".
Provenance: From the collection of Jim Willis.
Condition: Very good to near fine. The Large Tail Skunk is in excellent condition, with little to no fading or toning. Townsend's Rocky Mountain Hare presents toning and foxing.
Condition
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John James Audubon. 4 Octavo Plates. 1854.

Estimate $100 - $200Jan 25, 2018
Starting Price $50
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