Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Rare Cyanotype Image of Unidentified Cowboy Dandy, circa 1880s. Small circular image measuring 2.25" in diameter features an unknown cowboy dressed in heavily beaded and fringed buckskin jacket with suit and tie underneath. He stands, propping his hands on the muzzle of a long gun. Affixed to a 3" square piece of cardboard; photographer unknown. Cyanotypes are generally rare. From the Emory A. Cantey Western Collection.

    Condition: Moderate stains on right side of image, easily matted over; similar stains to cardboard mount. Fine.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 578

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 24, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 July 18 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search