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    JOHN JAMES AUDUBON (American, 1785-1851)
    Pine Finch or Pine Siskin (Carduelis pinus), 1833
    Plate CLXXX from The Birds of America
    Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching on J. Whatman dated 1833
    Plate: 19-3/8 x 12-1/4 inches (49.2 x 31.1 cm)
    Sheet: 38-1/8 x 25-3/4 inches (96.8 x 65.4 cm)
    Engraved, printed, and colored by R. Havell, London


    Condition Report*:

    Toning; several spots of foxing; handling creases; two tears along bottom edge; irregular left edge with pinholes and several minor flecks of associated paper loss.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    5th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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