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Framed Portrait of an Indian Boy

Auction:
2142
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

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Auction:
Sale #2142 - 2142
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 11, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Portrait of an Indian Boy, 19th century, a watercolor depicting a Native American boy wrapped in a buffalo robe, wearing earrings, face paint, unusual haircut, and scalp lock feather, possibly depicting a Pawnee, signed "D. King (?)," image 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in., not examined out of frame.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

face paint, Black Hills War, Earring, Hairstyle, Painting, Pawnee, Plains tribes, Watercolor painting