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Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup," c. 1870, a native warrior dressed in blue riding a black horse touching a green-painted warrior on the ground with the end of his bow, crayon on lined paper, in a 20th century frame, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 11 3/4 in. (sight).

Provenance: The Vincent Price Art Collection; Kelter-Malce Antiques, August 8, 2006.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

Sybil Kern, Archaeological theory, Culture, Data collection, Evidence law, Humanities, Ledger art, Museology, Seeds, Terminology

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