05-17-2013 05-17-2013
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May 17, 2013 12:00PMCalender

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Five Images from A BUNCH OF BUCKSKINS

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2655B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 17, 2013 12:00PM


Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909)

Five Images from A BUNCH OF BUCKSKINS, published 1901: Arizona Cowboy; A Trapper; A Breed; Army Packer; and A Sioux Chief. Each signed and identified within the matrix. Chromolithographs on paper, sheet sizes 20 x 15 in. (50.6 x 38.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, staining, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

The works have not been removed from their frames. Two pairs each share a common frame, making a total of three frames containing the five prints. All five are mounted at least at their four corners (if not more broadly) to a backing mat. Each is evenly toned. Army Packer has several dark fox marks and a possible repaired tear to the background u.c. Sioux Chief has minor insect damage to the lowest third of the composition. A Trapper has water staining plus several pale stains.

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Frederic Remington, Sioux Chief