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    EXTREMELY SCARCE CABINET IMAGE OF SITTING BULL BY GILBERT & BACON. Rarely seen image of Sitting Bull accompanied by four unidentified white men and an unidentified Indian brave, standing in front of a teepee. The date of this image is unknown, but Gilbert & Bacon were active in the 1870s through the early 1900s. Image measures approximately 4" x 6"; affixed to a slightly larger photographer's mount. At lower edge of mount: "Sitting Bull. Gilbert & Bacon, 820 Arch St. & 40 N. 8th St. Phila." Although just slightly faded, this cabinet card and the image it bears are in amazing condition - remarkably untouched and unblemished. A true rarity!

    Provenance: The Chris Kortlander Collection


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
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