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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
Description:

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.

Provenance:

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