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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 13, 2024 10:00AM EST
  • Estate of Jeannie Sims, Savannah, GA and Charleston, SC
Lot 306

7 Botanical Prints, Including Eaton's Ferns of NA

Estimate: $300 - $500
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Property from the Estate of Jeannie Sims, Savannah, GA and Charleston, SC


Group of 7 Botanical Prints, Including Eaton's Ferns of North America, 19th Century and Later, comprising Tall nephrolepis, Plate LXIII, Goldie's wood fern, Plate XL, European chain fern, Plate LXI, Great chain fern, Plate LI (the rest of the number under the frame), and Male fern, Plate XLI, all from Ferns of North America by Daniel Cady Eaton, 1880, the prints by Armstrong & Co Lith, Boston, drawings by J. H. Emerton and C. E. Faxon, 4 of the 5 with corresponding page of text affixed to verso, together with two Aloe prints, N. 66 and N. 42, both titled at bottoms, all uniformly matted in green and in giltwood frames. Frame size of ferns: 21 3/8 in. x 18 1/8 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight of ferns, 11 5/8 in. x Width: 8 7/8 in.


Overall good condition, toning, not viewed out of frames. Wear with some small losses to frames.

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