Auction 127, Lot 807

"[Lot of 9 - Native Americans]", Various

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1894 (published)

Publication: Report on Indians Taxed and Not Taxed in the United States (Except Alaska)

Color: Printed Color

7 x 9.3 inches
17.8 x 23.6 cm

Notable among the collotype prints are the portrait of Washakie (Chief of the Southern Shoshones); Sioux Camp. Standing Rock Agency; and the large and spectacular Omaha Dance (folded, 18 x 7"). Other scenes from Indian life include: Hunting Party of Shoshones showing three mounted warriors; Piah a portrait of a handsome Ute Chief; Navajo Hogan or House; and several more. Artists include Gilbert Gaul, Julian Scott, and Walter Shirlaw. A lovely set of collotypes.


Condition: A

Generally very good to fine less stains in margin of Hunting Party, Scar-Face. Navajo Hogan uncolored.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 2/25/2009