Auction 110, Lot 699

"[Lot of 2] L'Amerique [with] La Belle Peruvienne de Lima",

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1890 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

10 x 15 inches
25.4 x 38.1 cm

Pair of large, hand colored lithographs depicting Native American maidens. Both are romanticized renderings with elaborate, jeweled headdresses and ornamentation. L'Amerique was engraved by Bertrand. La Belle Peruvienne was drawn by Faucaud and engraved by Augrand.


Condition: A

Minor creasing at paper edges, well away from images.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $240

Closed on 3/2/2005