Lot 30090
British Guiana » 1853 Waterlow Lithographs (SG 11-21)
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 7’000

1853-55 Waterlow lithographed 4 cents deep blue, a delightful unused example without original gum, excellent even margins all around, extremely fine; (SG £6’000).

One of the finest unused examples available, belonging to the restricted group of only about six known in sound condition.


W. J. Webster (Lot 48, Harmer Rooke N.Y., February 1942)

Dale-Lichtenstein (Lot 430, H.R. Harmer, February 1969, acquired by Renato Mondolfo)

John E. du Pont (Lot ex 60062, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Signed Bloch

SG 18