30 April 2008,
Price realised USD 27,400
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
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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Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the Saint Louis Art Museum
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