The May 6 – 7 Arts of the American West auction at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will feature American Indian art and artifacts. The sale kicks off the 2017 auction season for the firm’s Denver location. Representing the artistic works of indigenous tribes from across North America, the sale includes objects from the Northeastern and Southeastern Woodlands, the Plains, the Southwest, the Great Basin region, California and from the coastal tribes of the Pacific Northwest.
Highlights of the sale include an extensive collection of basketry, pueblo pottery, beadwork, Navajo textiles, as well as Southwestern jewelry from various consignors. In addition to property from mixed consignments, the sale will offer a group of lots from an important museum collection.
The sale will also include Western paintings, bronzes, rustic Western style furnishings, decorative objects, cowboy apparel and Edward H. Bohlin gold and silver belts, buckles and ranger sets.