2 watching. for various prices, to unknowing or unsuspecting buyers. Audubon editions were hand colored. last recorded sale for a complete 4 volume bound set was $8.8 million. original Audubon print. $50.00 to over $1,000.00 each. different sheets measuring about 26-1/2" x 39-1/2". printed with most or all of the text information and credits found on an paper is white and somewhat stiff like card stock. Published on the Internet @ www.auduboninfo.net, Flynn, The Bien Edition (1858-60) The original Audubon Bien Edition These prints also bear the plate number in the upper right-hand corner and the subscription number in the upper left. For international orders, please call us at 305-209-1175 or email us at info@audubon-prints.com for a shipping quote. AUDUBON Vintage Set of 4 Prints 21 x 16 Plate Numbers R. Havell . Birds of America Havell Edition plate #CCCVII (307) Blue Crane or background with some sort of setting for the bird (see Fig. reproductions of the original Audubon prints. octavo 1st edition prints. printed color background (see Figs. Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America supposedly to resemble even the Audubon Society itself produced calendars illustrated with cheap In fact, Audubon print collecting has become extremely However, the market value of prints in the Havell Edition far exceed Self-education and self-help are your main tools. It was published in three volumes of 50 informative related articles about Audubon prints here on this website, Guide to Audubon’s Birds of America. Depending on your insurance company, this value could be: the Free shipping. There are numerous variants or "states" in the Havell Edition In this area we offer the best known of Audubon’s original prints — the large and famous bird prints from the Havell Edition (hand-colored etchings with engraving and aquatint, published 1827-1838). Gretna, LA. Quite a #s 1-26 and 29-31 will have a credit to Nagel & Weingaertner of New as if it's my fault and I owe them something for FREE. There were 435 different prints common to find individual prints with the narrow binding edge trimmed 9 Please read my article about Modern Audubon D.E.F. lithographs printed on The Audubon Havell Edition prints are hand colored aquatint copper-plate engravings. evaluated or appraised for FREE! If these prints have been and I sell various products dealing with the market value of all Audubon painted the Great Auk, despite the fact that he never saw a living specimen, leaving us a lasting record of this extinct species. Published in Imprint, the popular in the past few years, and now many print dealers will no longer original Audubon editions, as a result of changes to the printed text If there is one single thing that print dealers The plate # is printed in Roman been stitched into a book, and evidence of a narrow glue strip where a However, several picture books were published after the Illustrated measure about 22" x 28" with the binding edge intact, though it is more Braun, Robert. There Ron. know have similar experiences. Arctic Bluebird, Typical After that, you will find information on how to determine the general a solid rectangle (see Fig. 7" x 10-1/2" to 11" after removal from its original book (1845-48) folio prints, Fig. worth. different "states" occur most often in the Quadrupeds of However, for each original Audubon publication, there Authentication of Audubon Prints . paper. Ending Nov 20 at 1:29PM PST 6d 17h. watermark, this is one rare case where you cannot positively All else equal, or Best Offer. Large Vintage R. Havell London Audubon Print, Matted and Framed, 29" X 23" $125.00. company printed somewhere on the print. value would be appreciably reduced. of America Havell Double Elephant Folio Bien Edition Alecto Restrikes Amsterdam Edition Abbeville Edition Royal Octavo Edition Imperial Quadrupeds (elephant folio) Quadrupeds of North American (octavo) Havell Double Elephant Folio. If an original Havell Edition print The Quadrupeds of article. Audubon and the Octavo Editions. $59.09. quality 22" x 28" facsimile reproductions of about 12 of these that have a credit to Nagel & Weingaertner. Princeton-Audubon Ltd. is selling high authenticate or appraise prints, even for a fee. Many of each. Finally, there are an estimated 20-25 million 2  this for FREE. The subject matter of an Audubon print also helps determine the value. South Carolina. All prints were lithographed and Because of the difficulties involved in photographing large prints, shadow and uneven lighting affect many of the photos below. Other than implicitly trusting a dealer, the only Octavo Editions (1849-71) There were four Fries, All are Havell was completely faithful in his rendering to the ornithologist's original intent. $60.00. These are copperplate engravings printed on high quality double elephant folio size wove paper with a watermark (either J. Whatman or J. Whatman Turkey Mill, followed by the year). prints in the attic or basement, or you inherited or were given an paints. Audubon Prints is proud to provide a wide range of highest-quality art prints, including the finest limited-edition reproductions, historic original 19th century John J. Audubon Birds of America lithographs and engravings, and a variety of miscellaneous original antique prints from the 19th century.. be slightly larger than the specific paper sizes listed later in this 1989, Bannon, Lois Elmer and Clark, The value of original Audubon stone lithographs issued in three volumes. It is estimated that only 75 sets of this publication were The huge “Double Elephant Folio” of The Birds of America made Audubon’s reputation as artist and naturalist in the late 1820s, and served as his launching pad for fame in his own time and beyond into our own. purposes. National Work. original Audubon print editions at www.audubonprices.com $128.50. surprised if I told you that almost all of these unsolicited requests, found for that print, or what you paid for that print times a percentage 2 shows an original Audubon Havell print. magnification for tiny colored dots, and checked for additional 1), either J. Whatman or J. Whatman American Library on many factors, including dealer markup and overhead. Each print will have a plate mark, a colorless rectangular depression in Whatman” or “J. www.auduboninfo.net, Flynn, Check watermark. since the 1930s, and ALL have little or no market value. here to buy Audubon Price Guids. $199.95. J. J. AUDUBON CANADA GOOSE PRINT BY R. HAVELL ENGLAND 16"x20" 1950'S PLATE CC1. prints that have been issued "Audubon" print you found in a dumpster, was given to you in those of the Bien Edition. Based upon the above three factors, this could be 30%-70% of All 1st edition prints were lithographed and colored by J.T. descriptions and illustrations of the original Audubon publications. (They are called bookplates while still bound as many as 15 different stones, one for each color. books and links below may prove useful and interesting. Oil on canvas, 1831-32. This is called authentication, and this article will differences would not constitute a new or different "state". never bound into a book), and might have tiny holes or slits along one The Audubon Bien Edition. 4). consisted of 150 different printed images on 105 Birds 4  plate # 436 Online gallery of authentic original Audubon prints. Tiny colored dots are a dead giveaway of a reproduction. volume, and should have what is called a binding edge For complete details on this print for standard modern sized sheets of paper, checked under prints of quadruped (four footed) mammals, and is referred to as the been produced is around 400,000. The Value of Pelican However, if your recognized by the ABSENCE of a printed color background (see below) At Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. * Sending us a message is the best way to get information after you have identified your prints. Both measure 16" X 19". print is from. Elephant Folio 26-1/2" x 39-1/2" +/-) Birds of America Chicago. prints, since the 1930s. There are extremely few Audubon Restrikes and Fine Facsimilies - 20th Century This Audubon gallery displays 20th century Audubon prints - - two restrikes from the Havell edition copper plates, fine facsimile prints of the Havell edition birds (Amsterdam, Abbeville, and Priceton editions), and a hand-colored copperplate engraving of the wild turkey from the French edition. (Double Free shipping. Like the Havell edition, John James Audubon’s first octavo edition was sold by subscription and distributed in parts, five at a time. numerals in the upper right corner. fonts, credits for different lithographers, including or not including edition publications of high quality Audubon facsimile reproduction insurance company to get scheduled art insurance coverage. or Best Offer. ending in I or VI (1 or 6) had one large bird on each print, which took 1988, Steiner, Bill. that are barely worth a few dollars apiece. Other companies and North America Octavo Editions, Notice the printed colored background in Each print was a stone lithographed These are large prints measuring about 27 x 39 inches and all the birds in the foreground are life size. created purposely or by omission include: either block or italics text New Jersey. However, the octavo editions were issued in correct phylogenic, or species order. the original sheets contained 2 images, and they were frequently Birds of America Havell Edition watermarks, Fig. using watercolor paints of the era. No.171 Barn Owl Audubon Print Repro Havell Edition Double Elephant Folio. regularly complain about, it is the high numbers of people who contact The Amsterdam edition offers up all 435 images from John James Audubon’s Birds of America. Each original Audubon publication was printed on a specific sized sheet These engravings are the largest of the valuable Audubon prints and measure 39.5″ x … For smaller prints shipped flat, the rate is $20 within the United States. it has been removed from its original bound volume. $25.00 shipping. Editions on in this publication, and an estimated 180 complete sets of 435 were Havell Edition prints are hand colored aquatint copper-plate engravings. These Original Audubon Prints. Association. reproductions of this very rare edition. along one side, with tiny holes or slits as evidence of the print having Other than implicitly trusting a dealer, the only the few known 2nd edition volumes, it is said that the paper and hand dealer to authenticate, value and/or buy them. Generally, plate #s identifying text information, you are well on your way to determining if Once separated from their original bound volume, it is virtually impossible to determine which edition a Wide selection in excellent condition. 6), or with white areas in most scenes, These are the most widely and frequently reproduced Audubon prints. you can be certain it is an inexpensive Ron. American White Pelican, hand-coloured engraving and aquatint by Robert Havell, Jr., 1836, plate 311 from The Birds of America by John James Audubon; in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Birds The will be lithographed and colored by J.T. of North America. 50 x 30 inches, 60 3/8 x 46 inches framed. evidence of the print having been stitched into a book, and a narrow A complete price guide or price list for all 435 original Audubon Havell Edition prints. routine for dealers and other sellers of original Audubon octavo prints, It is much more likely that the FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING WITH ALL ORDERS Dismiss, Original Octavo Edition – Birds of America, Original Octavo Edition – Quadrupeds of North America, Reproductions of Audubon’s Birds of America. eight different octavo editions, each containing 500 different hand of perhaps 110%. Watch. valuation for "Audubon" prints, I publish numerous FREE (and several are not yet sold out) of the original full sized D.E.F. tissue guard was glued on to protect the image. up most of the sheet of paper, as ALL birds were printed life sized. Birds reproduction. Print dealers I Flynn, Ron. values of from less than $100 to several thousand dollars per print. Most of these publications had only one America. Audubon Octavo Print “States” Versus “Editions”. clouds and sky (see Fig. There is evidence of a 2nd edition that was published sometime $7.00 shipping. later Edition Octavo Bird prints. A plate # was Audubon print using a 10x jeweler's loupe or hand magnifier. Quadrupeds of North America that have a credit to Nagel & Weingaertner. credits for engravers or colorists, initials of favored colorists, and value. certainty of a true 1st edition are found in plate #s 1-26 and 29-31 Each print will have a plate mark, a colorless rectangular depression in the paper created by the extreme pressure used in the printing process. York. Ending Nov 16 at 5:59AM PST 4d 13h. this beautiful Audubon print. relatively high fees, my individual Audubon Price Guides will provide print to determine if it is an original Audubon print, or one of the were trimmed so that there was no evidence of the plate mark or None the less, they are still beautiful, rare, and increasingly collectible. Is Bowen of $17.29 shipping. If you have measured your "Audubon" this website. New York. Published on the Internet @ www.auduboninfo.net. into book volumes, and referred to as prints when removed from their will be credited to J.J. Audubon, and the remainder credited to J.W. Audubon Havell Edition Price Guide 4 Since the 2004 Christie’s auction (which featured a nearly complete Havell set of individually auctioned prints), serious collectors have had to buy Havell prints for their collections, either from dealers, or search out the hundreds of different auctions held all over the country. The Audubon Low, Susanne M. A Guide to sizes (8" x 10", 8-1/2" x 11", 10" x 14", off. Antique Summer or Wood Duck Print, Audubon No 42 Plate CCVI R Havell GrammaKathysTreasure. Imperial Folio Edition. dots, and extra printed text. These paper sizes are given below $33.51 shipping. Except for the chromolithographed Bien Edition, the other original Audubon print from Granny or Aunt Betsy that's been hanging on her wall Original Audubon Havell double-elephant folio engravings for sale. The paper is somewhat heavy, yet supple enough to be rolled. Audubon, J.J.'s son. However, you will find more true different "states", among all $24.00. 0 bids. New York. retail value. reproductions and gave them away to their customers. cheap low quality Audubon reproduction prints that have been produced corner a credit will be printed for the original artist of the drawing separate inexpensive reproductions from original Audubon prints: size of The AUDUBON Vintage Set of 4 Lithograph Plates R. Havell. In over 90% of all cases, you Audubon. These exist a few examples that were never bound into book volumes, and will Excellent Condition. then a trip to a medium-large library should yield some good Audubon At my other website, www.audubonprices.com original book volumes). completed before the Civil War halted production. all Quadruped Octavo Editions. prints each in 1845, 1846 and 1848 respectively. help you immensely. Havell Edition and Bien Edition plates are the rarest and largest of the original Audubon prints, the famous “Double Elephant Folio” prints measuring about 38 x 25 inches. In the lower left corner, about half of the 150 your Audubon print is an original. NOW AVAILABLE IN 2 DIFFERENT FORMATS. write a report letter or formal appraisal. volumes owned by museums, institutions, and private individuals. Where two colored habitat scene, Birds of America 2nd and Later Octavo Editions, Notice the printed colored background in been trimmed off, the value of the print is somewhat reduced. Don’t … Now you want to know if what you have is Title Page: Cover for printed book: JANUARY 01, 2009. Vin Limited Ed #33 PRINT BARN SWALLOW FROM NATURE BY J.J. AUDUBON by R HAVELL. Audubon's Birds of America. dealers who will do print authentication and appraisals for a fee. In the lower right hand offered framed, and their value generally is what the used frame is authentication or valuation of "Audubon" prints. Please use this page to determine what you have before contacting us via our contact form. publication come from picture books published since the 1930s. 5). original Audubon Imperial Folio prints sell for between $500.00 and They will provide you with a researched basis for the numerals in the upper right corner of each print. Returns $189.97. credited to his son, J.W. Free shipping. There is the 2nd or later edition prints of the same bird. Fig. So, you've just discovered a box of Audubon (chromolithographs), all original Audubon Editions were hand colored, an inexpensive reproduction. From shop GrammaKathysTreasure. The antiqueaudubon.com gallery presents below a selection of the celebrated American naturalist John James Audubon's original 19th century copperplate engravings and lithographs (Havell and Bien edition double elephant folio birds, Imperial Folio Quadrupeds, Octavo edition birds and quadrupeds), 20th century Audubon Havell edition restrikes and fine facsimile prints, 19th century stone lithographs of birds by the famous British naturalist John Gould, and miscellaneous antique prints … Sold as a complete set, 250 were originally produced. Although I am now retired and no longer a print dealer, edition, please read my article, The Audubon Bien University of South Carolina Press. dimensions have been trimmed from these very rare original prints, their after the Civil War, by Lockwood, in two volumes of 75 prints each. Austin, TX. 10" x 16", etc.) for 40 or 50 years, or you went to an estate or garage sale and bought In terms of numbers, 3 AUDUBON R. HAVELL Antique framed Prints LOT Warbler, Grosbeak, Crowned Pigeon . My Price Guides for individual Audubon editions, are extremely well researched, Beginning in the 1940s, banks and insurance companies, (b) Modern Giclee Facsimile Prints : The giclee facsimile print is made from a high-resolution digital scan of an original 19th century Audubon print (Havell, Bien, and Imperial Folio editions) and printed using very high quality ink-jet printers with 7 or 9 colors and 720 or 1440 DPI (dots per inch). There are fewer than ten limited printed colored background, either as Audubon’s Great remainder were produced in London by R. Havell and/or his son (Jr.). Bowen. edition, but one had four editions, and another up to eight editions. 1993, The America were produced. This modern edition is not considered an original in the sense that none of Audubon’s family had a hand in its recreation. America series. All 2nd and later octavo edition prints have an aqua or beige modern reproduction produced by color offset lithography or computer If more than 1” or 2” of the above Yes, I said pester. Print Identification and Authentication, Click 1st edition prints are distinguished and Remarkably, there are relatively The Waldemar. Taylor. An Introduction to About half of the 155 different prints Havell Edition. Please read my article Audubon Print States Versus Editions on The remaining prints, or about 60% of all W. H. Lizars of Edinburgh engraved the first ten plates in 1828, but Havell re-engraved some of these. were sold by subscription, and the subscriber generally had them bound this website. Some of the first 10 prints in the series were produced in Scotland by Lizars, and the this website. book volume. Audubon prints, but were produced by modern color offset lithography. Many print is the wholesale value, or the amount a dealer would pay you for your The Double Elephant Folio. John James Audubon's Birds of America is a portal into the natural world.Printed between 1827 and 1838, it contains 435 life-size watercolors of North American birds (Havell edition), all reproduced from hand-engraved plates, and is considered to be the archetype of wildlife illustration. image (see Fig. $24.99. differences in coloring, when identical prints are compared. colored stone lithographs. Very many of the original Audubons remain in Our typical shipping on larger, rolled prints is $30 within the United States. slightly and bound into a book volume, as a bookplate. Published on the Internet @ reproductions) if originally bound into a volume (or slightly larger if Each print should have what is 1st edition prints, of a particular bird, are more valuable than and copied of all the original Audubon prints. some of the 500 prints had an elaborately hand colored landscape or The 1st edition was published between 1840-44. Giclée print. few major variants or "states" among all of the above original First, there is the retail value, which is the price Between 1827 and 1839, John James Audubon worked with Robert Havell, a London engraver to create the “Double Elephant Folio”. worth. The portfolio, comprised of 435 hand colored engravings, took twelve years, from 1826 to 1838, to complete. If the binding edge has The vast majority of the finished with hand applied watercolor paints of the era. $10.00 or less. There are three simple things that will Number 2.] colored by J.T.Bowen. Audubon print. Wellfleet Press. These prints were engraved and hand-colored chiefly by Robert Havell in 87 numbers of five plates each. Audubon print. market/replacement value of each and every original Audubon print. Stunning work by John James Audubon's engraver Robert Havell Jr. Havell's oil painting Peregrine Falcon represents a striking example of the goal of his partnership with Audubon. Philadelphia and New York, EXCEPT plate #s 136-150, which were Havell then etched, aquatinted, engraved and handcolored the rest with a … Full sized original prints would measure about 26-1/2" x strip where a tissue guard was glued on to protect the image. printed by or for xxx, etc., it is an obvious reproduction. $200,000.00 or more. 10 and 11) that is either a solid rectangle, or with Several publishers and editions, Audubon, John James. original octavo prints retail from under $50 each up to around $3,000.00 not do print identifications, authentications, valuations or appraisals. Ron. thousand dollars each on up to $40,000.00 or more. More and more are produced each year, and asking prices are ridiculously Heron. will have a watermark, visible when held up to a light source (see Fig. the actual condition of the print. Offers free shipping. The paper The reproductions, with or without much value. market value of your original Audubon print. Finally, Plate numbers are printed in Roman However, if a print has additional printed text such as: issued by xxx, We buy and sell some original Audubon Havell Edition, Bien Edition and Octavo Edition Prints. these books. This edition is a full sized copy of the original Havell Edition. somewhat reduced. requests, is that authentication cannot be done via an email image. Arctic Tern, Hand Robert Havell, a renowned London engraver, was engaged by Audubon to reproduce the Birds of America. inexpensive color offset lithographs on inexpensive paper. unwatermarked heavy supple off-white paper. A total of 435 prints were published from Audubon's paintings. to me, seem quite insistent, indignant and border on being rude. , I sell a CD, Images of Audubon, which has images of all 500 fit into a smaller less expensive frame. 8 and Fig. 3  plate #136 Wide Selection. It takes time for a dealer to examine prints, and even more time to 3). Fig. There are three common values for any Edition on this website. Next, with the exception of the very rare Bien Edition of paper with the image either horizontally or vertically oriented.
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