July 11, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends July 24, 2019


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Buffalo Bill Cody Textiles, Lot of Three

Lot of 3, including: 

Rare cotton pillowcase cover, 22.5 x 22.75 in., decorated with colored lithographs of historic personalities mounted on horseback, including George Washington, Napoleon Bonaparte, Buffalo Bill Cody, Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant, with a backdrop depicting the Statue of Liberty, flags, and cannon. The vignettes are separated by cross stitching pattern. Overall very clean, very fine condition. 

Silk scarf, 25.75 x 26 in., featuring an oval portrait of Buffalo Bill on a field of green. White border features western motifs in purple, including tipis, buffalo, and other designs. Some bleeding of red/pink in Buffalo Bill portrait to other portions of scarf (likely a result of being folded), as well as bleeding of purple.

Cotton textile, 21 x 23 in., featuring the famous rendering of Buffalo Bill mounted on horseback after painting created by Rosa Bonheur in 1889, with her facsimile signature and date at lower right and Cody's facsimile signature at lower left. Some fading, fraying along edges, some edges trimmed. Some light staining. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$344
07/11/2019

 

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