Lot 8

Sioux Indian Painting Portfolio by Szwedzicki 1938

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
Featured in this lot is this portfolio called "Sioux Indian Painting: Part II editions d'Art C. Szwedzicki circa 1938. The portfolio features a wonderfully and professionally crafted construction and includes work from Amos Bad Heart Buffalo and published by C. Swedzicki. There are a total of 25 plates in this portfolio that includes pictures of ledger art all from artist Amos Bad Heart Buffalo. Szwedzicki, a publisher in Nice, France, produced six portfolios of North American Indian art. The publications were edited by American scholars Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Hartley Burr Alexander and Kenneth Milton Chapman. The condition of this ledger portfolio is good with some wear to the outside cover of the but otherwise shows good overall condition. The measurements of this ledger portfolio is 20" x 15 1/2".