Sep 27, 2018 - Sale 2486

Sale 2486 - Lot 189

Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Group of 4 boudoir cards depicting Indians of Arizona and New Mexico. Albumen photographs, 8 x 4 3/4 inches, on original card mounts with Taber backstamps; generally strong condition, with light soiling to the Pimos card. San Francisco, CA: Taber Photographic Parlors, undated

Additional Details

Taber may have printed these photographs from negatives by another photographer; they appear to all be from one studio. Dealer John C. Hill of Scottsdale, AZ, who sold these to the consignor in 1995, credited the negatives to Henry Buehman (1851-1912) of Tucson, AZ. Included are: B177, Pimos Indians, Arizona B180, Navacos Indian, New Mexico B184, Jicorrillas Indian, Arizona and B187, Jicorrillas Indian, Arizona.