Lot #475
Audubon: Sharp-Tailed Grous Lithograph

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Estimate: $3000+

Description

Original hand-colored lithograph from The Birds of America series, 34.5 x 24.5, double elephant folio edition, issued as Plate CCCLXXXII, No. 7, entitled “Sharp-tailed Grous, Tetrao Phasiandlus,” which depicts male and female birds with brilliant natural detail. Captions to lower left and right corners read: “Drawn from Nature by J. J. Audubon, F.R.S. F.L.S.” and “Engraved, Printed, & Coloured, by R. Havell, 1837.” Affixed to a same-size cardstock mount. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021