Auction 110, Lot 702

"[Lot of 2] Steam-Packet-Boat de la Nelle. Orleans [with] Barge Remontant le Mississipi - Largue - Vue par le travers", Various

Subject: Ships

Period: 1832-65 (circa)

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Size:
10.2 x 6.7 inches
25.9 x 17 cm

First is a fine tinted lithograph of a steamboat (flying the stars and stripes) on the Mississippi River by Louis le Breton from his Album de Marine published in 1865. Second is an uncolored lithographed view of a sailing barge on the Mississippi River. Drawn by Felix Achille Saint-Aulaire in 1832 and printed by Benard.

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Condition:

First very good, second with a few light spots of foxing.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Unsold

Closed on 3/2/2005

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