Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 83

J.J. Audubon, Towee Bunting, Havell Edition

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$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


J.J. Audubon (1785-1851), Towee Bunting, Havell Edition, Audubon Towee Bunting, Plate 29, No. 6, lower left marked 'Engraved, Printed and Coloured by R. Havell & Son, London,' showing a pair of buntings on blackberry branches, lower left reading 'Drawn from Nature and Published by John J. Audubon, F.R.S.E. M.W.S.', with 'J. Whatman, Turkey Mill, 1827' watermark, matted and framed. Frame size: 39 1/4 in. x 28 3/8 in. Sheet Size: 36 1/2 in. x 25 3/4 in.

Measurements: Height: of plate 19 3/8 in. x Width: 12 3/8 in.


Good condition, some foxing and paper toned, outeredges of paper wavy and with several small frits.

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