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2594: AUDUBON OCTAVO PURPLE SANDPIPER. 19th c

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AUDUBON OCTAVO PURPLE SANDPIPER. 19th c. Lithograph with colors. JJ Audobon's famous Birds of North America, published in the mid 19th c. as an elephant sized folio of engravings, was reissued in the 1850's in an octavo sized edition. "Purple Sandpiper" is no. 66, pl. 330 and was "Lith, Printed, & Col. by JT Bowen of Philad." after the image originally drawn from nature by JJ Audubon. A tag on the back indicates "1857." Size: 6" h., 9" w., framed 12 1/2" h., 15 1/2" w. Condition: some slight foxing and yellowing to the print around the mat opening.
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2594: AUDUBON OCTAVO PURPLE SANDPIPER. 19th c

Estimate $200 - $350Jun 15, 2003
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