Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lithographs with hand color, to include "The Jaguar," "Glossy Ibis," "Rocky Mountain Goats," "Musk Ox," "American Red Fox," "Trumpeter Swan," housed in uniform matting and gilt framing.
SS 6 x 8 3/4 in. (each approximately); DOA 15 1/4 x 17 3/8 in.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Nice hand coloring.
Some toning and several foxing marks; tears to two (one repaired).