Lot 94: 4 19th c. Prints, 1 Audubon
October 22, 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: 1st item: Hand colored lithograph, ''American Black or Silver Fox'' after James W. Audubon printed by J.T. Bowen (American, 1801-1856) octavo edition of "The Quadrupeds of North America" Plate 116 and engraved by W. E. Hitchcock. Sight - 6-1/2" H x 9-1/2" W. Framed - 13" H x 16" W. Together with framed book pages describing the American Black or Silver Fox. 15-1/4" H x 19-1/4" W. 2nd - 4th items: 3 U.S. Government Railroad Survey framed colored mammal engravings, Plates I-III, engraved by R. Metzeroth and drawn by J.H. Richard, circa 1859. Titles include VULPES (UROCYON) LITTORALIS,BairdLYNX FASCIATUS, RA. FIG. 1/FELIS CONCOLOR, L. (YOUNG) FIG. 2, and FUTORIUS ZANTHOGENYS, FIG. 1/SPERMOPHILUS BEECHEYI, FIG. 2. Sight - 8" x 10-1/8". Framed - 19-1/4" x 16". Estate of Jane McKinnon, Lenoir City, TN. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: 1st item: Overall very good condition. 2nd - 4th items: Some toning and foxing.