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Carte de Visite of a Comanche Brave

Auction:
2506
Lot:
574
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Carte de Visite of a Comanche Brave, Cook and Bergeron photographers, Fort Smith, Arkansas, wearing a breastplate and holding a Missouri war axe, written on back: "A chief of the (?) Suki band of the Comanches, Narscuitti- on the Standing Bull."

Provenance: Estate of Ed McAndrews
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Fort Smith, chief, Arkansas, Missouri, Breastplate, Comanche, Comanche Campaign

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