Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 13, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 125

Currier and Ives, Low Water in the Mississippi, 1868, Litho

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for

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$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from a Bluffton, SC Private Collection


Currier and Ives, Low Water in the Mississippi, 1868, Lithograph, titled lower center, marked across bottom 'F.E. Palmer, Entered according to Act of Congress, AD 1868, by Currier & Ives, in the Clerk's Office, of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of NY, Lith. Of Currier & Ives, NY,' depicting a bank of the Mississippi River, with steamboats on the river, a small cabin with figures dancing lower left side and a larger house in the background, matted and in a wood frame. Frame size: 30 in. x 40 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 20 in. x Width: 29 in.


Overall good condition, paper slightly wavy along top, toning, not viewed out of frame, faded, creasing middle left side, horizontal crease and small losses to surface of paper upper right quadrant, not viewed out of frame.

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