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Antique Map Auction Sale No. 136 - closed 6/1/2011

Featuring 845 lots of rare antique maps, charts, pocket maps, globes and atlases
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Lot #771: "[Lot of 5 - Birds]" Jacob H. Studer

Antique engraving Lot of 5   Birds
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Estimate:
$140.00 - $180.00
Sold for: $210.00

Lot 771
By: Jacob H. Studer
Subject: Birds
Date: 1881

Publication: Studer's Popular Ornithology The Birds of North America

Condition:
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Color: printed color

Size: 8.8 x 12.3 inches
22.4 x 31.3 cm

Five lovely chromolithographed plates from Studer's important ornithological work. This lot includes:

Plate LXVIII. A Pair of Pink Flamingos. (A)

Plate XLIV. A Wood Ibis. (A)

Plate XLIII. The Frigate or Man of War Bird. (A)

Plate III. The White or Whooping Crane. Some foxing. (B)

Plate VII. The Green Heron, The Cat Bird, The Maryland Yellow Throat. Minor foxing. (B+)

Each sheet with its original tissue sheet. See individual descriptions.

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