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Auction archive: Lot number 33

Tsimshian Comb

Estimate
US$5,000 - US$7,000
Price realised:
US$37,800
Auction archive: Lot number 33

Tsimshian Comb

Estimate
US$5,000 - US$7,000
Price realised:
US$37,800
Beschreibung:

Tsimshian Comb Height: 5 in (12.7 cm)The reverse inscribed in black ink: "N.W.COAST AMERICA. [/] HOOPER. COLL. No 1099.A."; "H.1542"; and "A76190."Condition reportFor further information on the condition of this lot please contact paul.lewis@sothebys.com ProvenanceJames T. Hooper, Arundel, acquired in Bristol in 1933 Christie’s, London, American Indian Art from the James Hooper Collection, November 9, 1976, lot 199 Adelaide de Menil, New York, acquired at the above auction Sotheby’s, New York, December 2, 1998, lot 434, consigned by the above George Everett Shaw, Basalt, Colorado, acquired at the above auction Acquired from the above on September 16, 2003LiteratureSteven Phelps, Art and Artefacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas: The James Hooper Collection, London, 1976, p. 323, pl. 191, cat. no. 1542 (illustrated), and p. 445, cat. no. 1542 (listed)Harmer Johnson, Guide to the Arts of the Americas, New York, 1992, p. 204

Auction archive: Lot number 33
Auction:
Datum:
24 May 2022
Auction house:
Sotheby's
New York
Beschreibung:

Tsimshian Comb Height: 5 in (12.7 cm)The reverse inscribed in black ink: "N.W.COAST AMERICA. [/] HOOPER. COLL. No 1099.A."; "H.1542"; and "A76190."Condition reportFor further information on the condition of this lot please contact paul.lewis@sothebys.com ProvenanceJames T. Hooper, Arundel, acquired in Bristol in 1933 Christie’s, London, American Indian Art from the James Hooper Collection, November 9, 1976, lot 199 Adelaide de Menil, New York, acquired at the above auction Sotheby’s, New York, December 2, 1998, lot 434, consigned by the above George Everett Shaw, Basalt, Colorado, acquired at the above auction Acquired from the above on September 16, 2003LiteratureSteven Phelps, Art and Artefacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas: The James Hooper Collection, London, 1976, p. 323, pl. 191, cat. no. 1542 (illustrated), and p. 445, cat. no. 1542 (listed)Harmer Johnson, Guide to the Arts of the Americas, New York, 1992, p. 204

Auction archive: Lot number 33
Auction:
Datum:
24 May 2022
Auction house:
Sotheby's
New York
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