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    Sale 2068

    California, Western And American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    30 April 2008, Beverly Hills

  • Lot 61

    Henry Balink (1882-1963)

    Indian Chief Eagle Star

    Price Realised  

    Henry Balink (1882-1963)
    Indian Chief Eagle Star
    signed and inscribed 'Henry.C.Balink./Santa.Fe.NM.' (upper right) and inscribed 'Shoo.Whaw.Hoosah./Eagle.Star.' (upper left)--inscribed 'Eagle/Star./Shoo.Wah.Hoosah./Taos Chief./60 years./Cacique Member' (along the upper tacking edge)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the Saint Louis Art Museum