The Coeur d'Alene Art Auction

Chief Joseph War Shirt

CHIEF JOSEPH (1840-1904)
Beaded War Shirt
Estimate: $800,000-1,200,000

Chief Joseph's War Shirt

Following Chief Joseph's surrender to General Howard on October 5, 1877, the first photograph ever taken of the Nez Perce leader shows him wearing this war shirt. It is singularly the most significant Native American artifact in the history of the West.

Right: Chief Joseph at Fort Keogh, 1877

Chief Joseph

The 2012 Coeur d'Alene Art Auction

There is limited consignment space remaining for our July 21, 2012 Auction, to be held at The Silver Legacy Resort in Reno, Nevada. To receive more information regarding consignments please contact one of the Auction partners:

Mike Overby

Stuart Johnson

Peter Stremmel

Maynard Dixon

MAYNARD DIXON (1875-1946)
Lone Bull (1918)
oil on canvas, 18" x 30"
Estimate: $400,000-600,000

Edward Borein

EDWARD BOREIN (1872-1945)
Checkin' the Herd
watercolor on paper, 11.5" x 15"
Estimate: $25,000-35,000

The 2012 Coeur d'Alene Art Auction will feature one of the most important single-owner collections of Edward Borein's work ever to come to auction. Over 20 of the artist's finest works will be offered from the Dalzell Collection.

Auction Information

The 2012 Auction will be held July 21st at The Silver Legacy Resort in Reno, Nevada. Make your reservation today with The Silver Legacy using Group Code COEUR12 by calling them at 1-800-687-8733 or by visiting their website.

Albert Bierstadt

Sunset Over the Plains (c. 1887)
oil on canvas, 21.5" x 29"
Estimate: $500,000-700,000

2011 Featured Works

Carl Rungius

CARL RUNGIUS (1869-1959)
Bighorn Ram
bronze, 17" x 16"
Estimate: $150,000-250,000

Frank Tenney Johnson

Cowboys Roping a Bear
oil on canvas, 25" x 35"
Estimate: $500,000-750,000

Bob Kuhn

BOB KUHN (1920-2007)
A Near Miss (1972)
acrylic on board, 24" x 36"
Estimate: $100,000-150,000

Richard Lorenz

RICHARD LORENZ (1858-1915)
Fading Horses
oil on canvas, 20" x 30"
Estimate: $50,000-75,000

Olaf Wieghorst

OLAF WIEGHORST (1899-1988)
Indians on a Mesa
oil on canvas, 28" x 38"
Estimate: $40,000-60,000

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