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Pair of Stevengraphs in Wood Frame
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 1892-1893. Two Stevengraphs, or woven silk pictures. Pictured in the book Stevengraphs, by Geffrey A. Goddenn, 1971, they were woven at the Chicago Worlds Columbian Exposition of 1893. The upper picture, titled Columbus Leaving Spain, is a rare early version. The lower picture is titled Landing of Columbus 1492. 7 x 2.5 in. (sight, larger picture).

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
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