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Auction 3243B

May 18, 2019 10:00AM

05-18-2019 05-18-2019

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Watercolor Depicting "Pachtüwa-Chtä, an Arrikkara Warrior," After Karl Bodmer

Watercolor Depicting "Pachtüwa-Chtä, an Arrikkara Warrior," After Karl Bodmer

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1
Sold for:
$738$600

Watercolor Depicting "Pachtüwa-Chtä, an Arrikkara Warrior," After Karl Bodmer, signed "Hanumann" lower right, after Bodmer's 1832 engraving, image size 20 1/4 x 14 in., framed. More ...

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America

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2
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$738$600

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America, four hand-colored lithographs from Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's book, which was published in Philadelphia in More ...

Large Naïve Oil on Canvas Landscape Depicting Indians

Large Naïve Oil on Canvas Landscape Depicting Indians

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3
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$984$800

Large Naïve Oil on Canvas Landscape Depicting Indians, mid-19th century, signed "I.C. Bumpus" on the reverse, image size 35 1/2 x 54 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Tin Painting Depicting an Indian Woman

Oil on Tin Painting Depicting an Indian Woman

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4
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$246$200

Oil on Tin Painting Depicting an Indian Woman, c. 1870s, ornately dressed woman with bow and quiver in a landscape, image size 5 x 4 1/4 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian

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5
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$308$250

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian, late 19th century, unsigned, (two small holes in the canvas, overall craquelure), image size 10 x 8 in., framed. More ...

Ledger Drawing Attributed to Sitting Bull

Ledger Drawing Attributed to Sitting Bull

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6
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$15,990$13,000

Ledger Drawing Attributed to Sitting Bull, pen and ink on paper, depicts a warrior on horseback capturing an armed man on foot, signed "Sitting Bull" below the horse, a 19th century Philadelphia art More ...

Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians

Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians

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Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians, late 19th century, oil on canvas, one inscribed lower right, possibly "Koutil Koir - Koussew," originally mounted in oval frames, image sizes 10 x 9 1/2 More ...

Watercolor Depicting the First Contact Between Europeans and American Indians

Watercolor Depicting the First Contact Between Europeans and American Indians

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Watercolor Depicting the First Contact Between Europeans and American Indians, 19th century, signed indistinctly lower right, image size 13 1/2 x 17 in., framed. More ...

Pair of Charles Craig Paintings Depicting Native Americans

Pair of Charles Craig Paintings Depicting Native Americans

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9
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$1,599$1,300

Pair of Charles Craig Paintings Depicting Native Americans, watercolor and oils on card, label verso on one with title "The Early Start," signed "Charles Craig of Colorado Springs" and dated "1898," More ...

Oil on Canvas Depicting an Indian on Horseback

Oil on Canvas Depicting an Indian on Horseback

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10
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$1,599$1,300

Oil on Canvas Depicting an Indian on Horseback, 19th century, painted in a naïve style, image size 25 x 30 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian Chief

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian Chief

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11
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$800$650

Oil on Board Portrait of an Indian Chief, c. 1900, image size 24 1/2 x 18 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Board Portrait of an American Indian

Oil on Board Portrait of an American Indian

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Oil on Board Portrait of an American Indian, c. 1900, illegibly signed lower right, image size 20 x 16 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

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13
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$492$400

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting a Plains Indian Chief, signed "W.G. Cunningham" and dated "1912," image size 20 x 14 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting an Apache on Horseback

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting an Apache on Horseback

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14
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$185$150

Oil on Canvas Painting Depicting an Apache on Horseback, signed and dated "J.D. Postel 1917" at lower right, (craquelure and paint loss), image size 36 x 26 in., framed. More ...

Portrait of William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody

Portrait of William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody

Lot:
15
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$492$400

Portrait of William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody, c. 1920s, oil on copper, mounted in a foldable velvet-lined frame, image size 5 1/2 x 4 in., mounted. More ...

Oil on Canvas Painting of Buffalo Bill at a Memorial

Oil on Canvas Painting of Buffalo Bill at a Memorial

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16
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$400$325

Oil on Canvas Painting of Buffalo Bill at a Memorial, unsigned, (some craquelure), image size 8 x 17 in., framed. More ...

The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936)

The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936)

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The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936), oil on canvas, inscribed "Couse" and signed "E. Van Fleet" lower left, image size 15 1/2 x 20 in., framed. More ...

The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936)

The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936)

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18
Sold for:
$615$500

The Pueblo Weaver, After Eanger Irving Couse (American, 1866-1936), late 19th century, oil on board, unsigned, image size 16 x 20 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Canvas Portrait of a Navajo Indian

Oil on Canvas Portrait of a Navajo Indian

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Oil on Canvas Portrait of a Navajo Indian, c. 1920s, unsigned, image size 15 x 12 in., framed. More ...

Three Paintings Depicting American Indians

Three Paintings Depicting American Indians

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Three Paintings Depicting American Indians, pen and ink and gouache on card, two portraits and a landscape, all signed "Garrett," one dated "1931," image sizes 5 1/2 x 3 3/4, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2, and 4 More ...

Wuanita Smith (American, 1866-1959) "The Chase, Great Auks

Wuanita Smith (American, 1866-1959) "The Chase, Great Auks

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21
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$1,169$950

Wuanita Smith (American, 1866-1959) "The Chase, Great Auks, Labrador", colored woodcut on cream laid Japanese paper, signed, titled, and dated "1937" in pencil, image size 12 x 9 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Four Drawings Depicting Apache Warriors

Four Drawings Depicting Apache Warriors

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Four Drawings Depicting Apache Warriors, c. 1930s, signed "Jeff S," pencil on paper, image sizes 9 x 7 1/4, 8 x 5 3/4, and (2) 8 3/4 x 4 1/2 in., two framed. More ...

Oil on Canvas Portrait of Red Cloud

Oil on Canvas Portrait of Red Cloud

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23
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$615$500

Oil on Canvas Portrait of Red Cloud, signed "H. Raschen" top right, inscribed top left "Red Cloud Sioux Chief," image size 20 x 16 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of a Plains Indian Drummer

Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of a Plains Indian Drummer

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Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of a Plains Indian Drummer, inscribed "Vincent du Charmo" and dated "Feb 1938" on the reverse, image size 18 x 14 in., framed. More ...

Oil on Board Bison in the Yellowstone

Oil on Board Bison in the Yellowstone

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Oil on Board Bison in the Yellowstone, signed, dated, and titled "Julius Louber 1953...," image size 20 1/4 x 28 in., framed. More ...

Three Paintings Depicting American Indians

Three Paintings Depicting American Indians

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Paintings Depicting American Indians, the largest a portrait of an Indian, signed "C.T. Logan" and dated "1905" lower right; an oil on canvas abstract figure holding birds, signed indistinctly More ...

Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of an Indian Man

Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of an Indian Man

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27
Sold for:
$923$750

Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of an Indian Man, signed "Garrett," dated "1939," image size 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in., framed. More ...

Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

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Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief, signed indistinctly in pencil lower left, titled "Grand Chief...Iowa," image size 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Two Western Oil on Canvas Landscape Paintings

Two Western Oil on Canvas Landscape Paintings

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Two Western Oil on Canvas Landscape Paintings, one signed "Russell White" lower left, the other signed "Charles Pabst" and titled "Rockey Mountain Wilderness" on the reverse, (craquelure to the More ...

Kicking Bear, Sioux   by Henry Reza

Kicking Bear, Sioux by Henry Reza

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$246$200

Kicking Bear, Sioux by Henry Reza, oil on board, signed lower right and titled on the reverse, image size 13 x 9 in., in a period frame. More ...