Sep 28, 2017 - Sale 2455

Sale 2455 - Lot 12

Price Realized: $ 625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Johnston, J.S. Group of Indians * Head of Bull Buffalo. Pair of albumen prints, each about 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, on original plain mounts, captioned in negative, with "Group of Indians" numbered 1122; wear to mounts with slight edge loss to images, minor foxing. New York, circa 1890

Additional Details

The New-York Historical Society has a related view (also "Group of Indians," #1123), which they date at 1890 and identify as from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The woman toward the left in the foreground looking down at her holster is quite possibly Annie Oakley.