John James Audubon's "The Birds of America" : the Duke of Portland set (catalogue for an auction sale conducted by Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., New York, 20 January 2012)
New York, Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., 2012
(28 cm), 89 (1) pp., illustrations (most in colour, some folding). 1 lot. Publisher’s printed cloth boards, pictorial dust jacket. - Sale of the Audubon acquired c. 1838 by William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck, 4th Duke of Portland (1768-1854). The set realised $7,922,500. ¶ As new.