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Two Color Lithographs of American Indians a Common Frame

Auction:
2862B
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2862B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Two Color Lithographs of American Indians a Common Frame, depicting "Keokuk, Chief of the Sac's and Foxes," labeled "Published by F.W. Greenbough, 1838"; and "Kee-o-Kuck" or "The Watching Fox," labeled "Painted by J.O. Lewis at the Great Treaty of Prairie du Chien, 1825," image sizes to 18 1/2 x 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Algonquian peoples, Black Hawk War, Indigenous peoples of the Northeastern Woodlands, Keokuk, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, Sauk people, Treaty of Prairie du Chien

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