23 June 2004
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TWO MICMAC MODEL BIRCHBARK CANOES
each with wood frame, the first, decorated on each side with a chevron pattern and foliate motifs in black, white, yellow, and orange-dyed porcupine quillwork; the second, with birchbark decoration on each end
Lengths: the first, 23 in. (58.4 cm.); the second, 15½ in. (39.3 cm.) (2)
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Illustrated in Die Prarieindianer Nordamerikas 1840 - 1890, plate 4.
Amerika Haus Berlin, Mar. 1 - 31, 1971
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Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
Offered in May, a 1916 canvas that was included in every major survey of Malevich’s Suprematist works during his lifetime, and which revolutionised modern art