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    Sale 2486 | Lot 189
    Estimate: $700 - $1,000
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 189

      (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

      Estimate $700 - 1,000

      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.