September 23, 2020 10:00 EST

Ritual and Culture

 
  Lot 46
 

46

A Great Plains pictographic War Record on muslin
Lakota or Kiowa, circa 1880

Ink, graphite and paint on muslin, mounted to a pigmented canvas, framed.

H: 43, W: 80 in.

Provenance

A Private Family Collection.
Purportedly collected by First Lieutenant Harry Gibbons Cavenaugh (1843-1919) of the 13th Regiment U.S. Infantry at Fort Robinson, Nebraska in the 1880s.

Estimated at $15,000 - $25,000


 

Ink, graphite and paint on muslin, mounted to a pigmented canvas, framed.

Provenance

A Private Family Collection.
Purportedly collected by First Lieutenant Harry Gibbons Cavenaugh (1843-1919) of the 13th Regiment U.S. Infantry at Fort Robinson, Nebraska in the 1880s.

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