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Auction 95, Lot 372

"American Bison or Buffalo", Audubon, J. J.

Subject: Animals

Period: 1851 (published)

Publication: The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Vol. II

Color: Hand Color

10.2 x 6.9 inches
25.9 x 17.5 cm
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Handsome hand-colored lithograph from the first edition of this important work. The view features a family of buffalo in the foreground with the large herd grazing on the rolling hills in the background. The original text and a photocopy of the title page is included. Lithographed and colored by the famous firm of J.T. Bowen.


Condition: B

Minor foxing in margins, some affecting title and edge of print, but overall very good with bright original color.

Estimate: $375 - $450


Closed on 6/13/2001