Lot 294: AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Three-Toed Woodpecker. Plate CXXXII.
December 8, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Three-Toed Woodpecker. Plate CXXXII. Uncolored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon''s Birds of America, on wove paper watermarked: "JWhatman 1834." 39 1/2x26 3/4 inches sheet size, unusually wide margins with untrimmed deckle edges; lightly toned with a minimal amount of foxing. London: Robert Havell, 1832
Notes: As in the previous lot, a double elephant folio plate in a rarely-seen, almost proof-like state.