Auction 122, Lot 829

"[Lot of 3 - Pears]", Anon.

Subject: Botanicals

Period: 1844 (circa)

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Color: Hand Color

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Nice group of botanical lithographs featuring a variety of pears. They are finely colored and finished with gum arabic. 1) Poire Millot de Nancy / Poire Simon Bouvier (8.5 x 6.5"), 2) Poire Comte de Flandres (Van Mons) / Poire de Lavault (Van Mons) (9 x 6.3"), 3) Doyenne de Bruxelles (De Joughe) (8 x 10.7").

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Condition: B+

Folding as issued. #1 with some faint text offsetting, else very good.

Estimate: $80 - $140

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/5/2007

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