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Description

after JOHN JAMES AUDUBON (American 1785-1851) AN ELEPHANT FOLIO PRINT, "The Bird of Washington or Great American Sea Eagle (Falco Washingtoniensis)," hand colored aquatint engraving on paper, plate 11, no. 4, titled on rock, L/L "Drawn from Nature by John J. Audubon F.R.S.E. F.L.S. M.W.S.," L/R "Printed and Colored by R. Havell Senr. Engraved by R. Havell Junr." 39" x 26" Provenance: Property from a Corporate Collection, Houston, Texas.

Condition

Some toning, uneven paper edges, foxing, backed repairs, a loss upper left corner, but overall in good to very good condition, wear commensurate with age. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."

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Estimate $10,000 - $15,000Feb 16, 2020
Starting Price $6,000
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