Jul 09 at 10:30 AM - Sale 2540 - Exhibition Hours

Sale 2540 - Lot 349

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Golden-Winged Woodpecker. Plate XXXVII. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's Birds of America, on wove paper watermarked: "J Whatman/1834." 37 1/2x25 1/2 inches sheet size, binding edge at left; small spot of foxing but otherwise an exceptional example with fine color. Provenance: Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, sold by Christie's September 14-15, 1987. London: Robert Havell, [1828]