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      Sale 2434 | Lot 293
      Price Realized: $8,125With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2434 Lot 293

        AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Passenger Pigeon. Plate LXII. [Variant 2.] Uncolored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's Birds of America, on wove paper watermarked: "JWhatman 1834." 39 3/4x26 1/2 inches sheet size, unusually wide margins with untrimmed deckle edges; lightly toned with a minimal amount of foxing, two 3/4-inch tears lower at edge. London: Robert Havell, [1829]

        Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

        This extinct bird is one of Audubon's most enduring compositions from his double elephant folio; here in an anomalous uncolored state.


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $8,125

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