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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 13, 2024 10:00AM EST
  • Collection of Esther Shaver, Beaufort, SC
Lot 48

Mark Catesby, The White Curlew & The Brown Curlew

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Collection of Esther Shaver, Beaufort, SC


Mark Catesby Mark Catesby (GA/UK, 1683-1749), The White Curlew and The Brown Curlew, Hand-Colored Engravings, the White Curlew numbered 'T. 82' and the Brown Curlew numbered 'T. 83,' with Latin titles lower right of plate, both with associated copied page of text on verso and with W. Graham Arader III label on frame and Americana Collection Property of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette labels on frames, both matted and in wood frames. Frame size: 26 7/8 in. x 22 5/8 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 15 1/4 in. x Width: 11 3/4 in.


Overall good condition, light foxing, paper slightly wavy in frame, mild toning, not viewed out of frames.

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