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Collection of prints from encyclopedic text, plus two locomotive woodcuts

Estimate: US$100 - US$150
Price realised:  n. a.
Lot number 252, Views: 12

Title: Collection of prints from encyclopedic text, plus two locomotive woodcuts Author: ** Place: Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Plate from an Edingburgh encyclopedia. Image of the anatomy of a carriage. 11x8½. Engraved by J. Moffat. [c.1800]. * Chromolithograph plate from Bureau of Ethnology Fifteenth Annual Report. Image of a head dress of Alosaka. 7¼x11¼. Lithography by A. Hoen & Co. [c.1894]. * Plate of Masks and puppet art of Bali. 11½x9¼. Published by Black, Parbury & Allen. 1817. * Plate illustrating French firearms and swords. 10½x8¼. Engraved by T. Hollis, from a drawing by H. Mason. [c.1860]. * Plate of the anatomy of a fountain, from a French publication. 10¼x15¾. Published by Barrière Frères. [c.1850]. * 2 hand-colored lithographed plates from US Geographical Surveys West o 100th Meridian. Showing Ancient Pueblo implements of stone. 11½x9. [1874]. * 2 woodcut illustrations from the Supplement to The Engineer, each illustrating a locomotive. 16x22. 1897 and 1901. All together 9 plates, all matted. Lot Amendments Condition: Some edge wear to most, generally mild; a few with foxing; overall very good. Item number: 201227

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 408: Natural History - Travel & Exploration - Maps - Prints
Date of the auction: 23 Jul 2009
Address: PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
United States
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