Apr 15, 2021 - Sale 2564

Sale 2564 - Lot 140

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Group of 5 early 20th-century photographs. Various sizes, condition as described. Vp, circa 1910-1930s

Additional Details

Carl Moon. "Bear Legs, Osage." Sepia-toned silver print, 17 x 13 1/4 inches; minimal wear, captioned in ink on verso. Np, undated.

Burton Frasher. [Indian ceremonial dancers.] Silver print, 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches; punch holes in upper margin, bit of adhesive at top left; photographer's inked stamp and pencil notes on verso. Caption and date from the copy held at Pomona Public Library; caption here reads "Ye Be Cha, Navaho" and depicts the ceremonial Yeibichai dance. Pomona, CA, [1931].

A.M. Hartung. "Kiowa--Papoose" and "Kiowa-Squaw-Papoose", silver prints, each 5 1/2 x 4 inches, captioned in negative on photographer's illustrated 10 x 8-inch mounts; moderate corner wear to mounts. Brownwood, TX, circa 1910.

Virgil Gipson. "Hopi Sam." Hand-tinted silver print, 13 3/4 x 11 inches; taped into period mat, signed and captioned in pencil on mat. Np, circa 1930s.