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Carte de Visite of a Sioux Brave

Auction:
2506
Lot:
616
Sold for:
$415$350

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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 Sioux Brave, c. 1870, written on back in pencil "C.L. Hamilton, Fort Randall Dakota Territory," "Young Chief" (?), the man wearing a coat profusely decorated with brass shoe buttons.

Provenance: Estate of Ed McAndrews.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Young Chief, Carte de visite, Sioux

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