Brian Lebel's High Noon Show & Auction

Auction Details

Highlights include: Blackfoot Man's Shirt; Buffalo Bill's Model 1860 Colt Army "The Scout"; Moreno Santa Barbara Parade Saddle Field Silver; Contents of the Carl Carlock (Phoenix, AZ.) Saddle Shop; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Poster for Capt. Bogardus; Goldberg/Staunton/Estrada California Bit & Spur Set; Pictorial Otoe Prairie Tobacco Bag; Carved Carousel Horse by Philadelphia Toboggan Co.; Rio Grande Pueblo Shield

This year boasts a strong selection of western art, including works by Bob Kuhn, Edward Borein, Ernest Icaza, Howard Post, Frank Hoffman, Will James, Eric Michaels, John Moyers, William Moyers, Lorence Bjorklund, O.C. Seltzer, Charles M. Russell as well as Pulp Art collections from Arthur Bernhard, Dennis Farina and the newly discovered Harry Brown Baker studio works.
Eric Michaels (b. 1949)1Eric Michaels (b. 1949)
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Kasbah, Sqala, and the Purple Islands, Essaouira, Morrocco Pastel 16" x 19 1/2" Signed lower left: Eric Michaels PSA Provenance: Jackie L...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 363.00
Mehl Lawson (b. 1942) CA2Mehl Lawson (b. 1942) CA
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Untitled: Saddle Bronze 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 3 1/2" Signed in bronze: MEHL LAWSON -87- On a 1" wood base Provenance: Jackie L. Co...
Estimates : 600.00 - 900.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Donald Spaulding (b. 1926)3Donald Spaulding (b. 1926)
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The Loneliness of Command Oil on Canvas 11" x 9" Signed lower left: DON / SPAULDING - / (c) 1984 Framed to 16" x 13 1/2" Proven...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,900.00 + 399.00) x 1 = 2,299.00
Ted Robertson (1942 - 1999)4Ted Robertson (1942 - 1999)
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Fiesta Dancer Pastel 21" x 14" Signed lower left: Ted Robertson PSA Framed to 28 3/4" x 21 3/4" Provenance: Jackie L. Coles Col...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,600.00 + 336.00) x 1 = 1,936.00
Dee Toscano (b. 1932)5Dee Toscano (b. 1932)
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Children of Alaska Pastel 18" x 9 1/2" Signed lower left: Toscano SAI Titled verso along with Scottsdale Invitational Art Show label Fra...
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Kenneth Bunn (b. 1938)6Kenneth Bunn (b. 1938)
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Bobcat Bronze 5" x 2 1/2" x 3 3/4" Signed in bronze: (C) BUNN 77/200 On a 3/4" marble base Provenance: Jackie L. Coles Collect...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (500.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 605.00
Rich Muno7Rich Muno
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Look Out! Woodcarving 4" x 2 3/4" x 2" Signed in wood: '85 / R MUNO On a 3/4" base Provenance: Jackie L. Coles Collect...
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold for (500.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 605.00
Joni Falk (b. 1933)8Joni Falk (b. 1933)
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Adobe Serenity Oil on board 5" x 9" Signed lower right: JONI FALK Framed to 12 1/2" x 16 1/2" Provenance: Jackie L. Coles Colle...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,300.00 + 273.00) x 1 = 1,573.00
Stephen Elliott (b. 1943)9Stephen Elliott (b. 1943)
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Tundra Swans, Benton Lake Oil on board 9" x 12" Signed lower right: S. C. ELLIOTT Signed & titled verso Provenance: Jackie L. Coles C...
Estimates : 600.00 - 900.00
Sold for (300.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 363.00
Phillip Zeller (American, 20th Century)10Phillip Zeller (American, 20th Century)
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Woodcock Painted woodcarving 9 1/2" x 10" x 5 /2" The bird is perched on a piece of driftwood with three tin leaves Signed under bas...
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold for (500.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 605.00
Unknown Artist11Unknown Artist
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Untitled Landscape Oil on board 6" x 8" Signed lower left, difficult to decipher, may read: L PATTERSON (c) Provenance: Jackie L. Coles C...
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 42.00) x 1 = 242.00
John French12John French
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Mountain Meadow Morning Acrylic on board 16" x 28" Signed lower right: John French Framed to 22" x 34"
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (700.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 847.00
John French13John French
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Home from the Hunt Acrylic on board 16" x 28" Signed lower right: John French Framed to 22 1/2" x 34 1/2"
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (900.00 + 189.00) x 1 = 1,089.00
John French14John French
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The Twenty-Ninth Mile Acrylic on board 12" x 24" Signed lower right: John French Framed to 18" x 30"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Suzanne Baker (b. 1939)15Suzanne Baker (b. 1939)
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High Mesa Mustangs Oil on canvas 24" x 34" Signed lower right S. BAKER (c) Framed to 34" x 44"
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,700.00 + 357.00) x 1 = 2,057.00
Dave Powell (b. 1954)16Dave Powell (b. 1954)
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a) Thunder's Mask and War Bridle Watercolor & ink 7 1/2" x 8 3/4" Signed lower right: DAVE POWELL / CA Framed to 13 1/2" x ...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 315.00) x 1 = 1,815.00
Mehl Lawson (b. 1942)17Mehl Lawson (b. 1942)
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Three Works by Cowboy Artist, Mehl Lawson a) Untitled: Cowboy on Horse Charcoal 9 1/2" x 7" Framed to 15 1/4" x 12 1/4" b) Unti...
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (400.00 + 84.00) x 1 = 484.00
Don Oelze (b. 1965)18Don Oelze (b. 1965)
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Untitled, Indian Nocturne Oil on Canvas 30" x 30" Signed lower right: OELZE Framed to 39" x 39"
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (3,250.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 3,932.50
Ken Bjorge (b. 1943)19Ken Bjorge (b. 1943)
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Brothers of the Arrow Bronze 12" x 14" x 14" Signed in bronze: BJORGE 3/25 (c) 95 On a 1 1/2" base
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 420.00) x 1 = 2,420.00
Ken Bjorge (b. 1943)20Ken Bjorge (b. 1943)
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Hey Charlie, This One's For You Bronze 9 1/2" x 12 1/2" x 5" Signed in bronze: (c) 1988 Bjorge 2/15 On a 1" wood base
Estimates : 600.00 - 890.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Duward Campbell (b. 1951)21Duward Campbell (b. 1951)
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Shadow Trackers Oil on canvas 24" x 36" Signed lower right: Campbell (c) AICA Also signed and dated 1998 on stretcher Framed to 33" ...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 231.00) x 1 = 1,331.00
Joe Beeler (1931 - 2006) CA22Joe Beeler (1931 - 2006) CA
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Into the North Wind Bronze 21" 16" x 7" Signed in bronze: JOE BEELER CA 28/30 On a 2" wood base
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 525.00) x 1 = 3,025.00
Joe Beeler (1931 - 2006) CA23Joe Beeler (1931 - 2006) CA
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White Mountain Chief Bronze 12 1/2" x 7" x 9" Signed in bronze: JOE BEELER CA On a 4" wood pedestal base
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 525.00) x 1 = 3,025.00
Bill Owen (1942 - 2013) CA24Bill Owen (1942 - 2013) CA
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Batchin' & Patchin' Bronze 14" x 12" x 14" Signed in bronze: 12/22 (c) Bill Owen CA On a 2" octagonal wood base
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Sterling Silver Parade Saddle attributed to Bohlin25Sterling Silver Parade Saddle attributed to Bohlin
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Mounted with what appears to be a combination of original Bohlin ornaments and conchos plus “non-Bohlinmade” silver mounting, this very attractive bla
Estimates : 8,000.00 - 12,000.00
Sold for (7,000.00 + 1,470.00) x 1 = 8,470.00
Edward H. Bohlin Silver Parade Saddle26Edward H. Bohlin Silver Parade Saddle
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1930s Edward H. Bohlin “The Beverly” model silver parade saddle. Bohlinmade, Hollywood black floral carved sterling silver parade saddle with 15 ...
Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold for (7,000.00 + 1,470.00) x 1 = 8,470.00
Identified Authentic Cowboy Outfit27Identified Authentic Cowboy Outfit
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A complete and western-used cowboy outfit, identified to William Rolston. As the accompanying photos show, he knew quality goods and wore pieces from
Estimates : 6,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold for (7,500.00 + 1,575.00) x 1 = 9,075.00
Olsen-Nolte Figural Saddle28Olsen-Nolte Figural Saddle
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Executed by master saddle maker Walt Goldsmith, this highly tooled custom saddle with "Mother Hubbard" type top skirt features a cowboy an...
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,750.00 + 577.50) x 1 = 3,327.50
F.M. Stern Saddle with Silver Corner Plates29F.M. Stern Saddle with Silver Corner Plates
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F.M. Stern High Back saddle, well marked on seat with oval cartouche. 5" cantle. Monkey nose tapaderos. Deep floral carving, deep brown color. ...
Estimates : 1,400.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (3,500.00 + 735.00) x 1 = 4,235.00
Pair of  Child's Boots & Chaps30Pair of Child's Boots & Chaps
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Cowboy gear from the grandson of Jack Hawes: a) Pair of green child's boots with inlaid white longhorns. 7" long soles. Cloth pulls. b) Nic...
Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Three Rare Antique Cowboy Miniatures31Three Rare Antique Cowboy Miniatures
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a) Leather stamped Saddle Bags measuring 5”w x 6”h (each bag ) total 10” h. Marked “Kothman, Mason, TX”. Kothman Ranch in Mason TX is primarily known
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,600.00
Sold for (700.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 847.00
Rodeo Journal, Hat & Sombrero32Rodeo Journal, Hat & Sombrero
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A scrapbook/diary and pair of hats which belonged to rodeo cowboy Gordon Ostendorf. In the early 20th century he rode in Pawnee Bill shows and others.
Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (300.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 363.00
Horsehair Bridle and Bit with Eisenhower History33Horsehair Bridle and Bit with Eisenhower History
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A classic Yuma Prison made hitched horsehair bridle and matching reins. Black and orange diamond design on a natural field. The history traces this br
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 4,500.00
Sold for (2,250.00 + 472.50) x 1 = 2,722.50
Vintage Fleming Silver Bit with Headstall34Vintage Fleming Silver Bit with Headstall
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A fine filigreed, fancy Fleming, Santa Barbara style bit with high spade and copper wrappings; marked "FLEMING" and "MEXICO". 90...
Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold for (500.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 605.00
Carl Carlock Ensemble35Carl Carlock Ensemble
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a) McCabe trophy buckle: sterling & 10K "WESTERN SADDLE CLUB / PHOENIX ARIZ. / 1948-1950 / CARL CARLOCK / PRESIDENT". With two high re...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 231.00) x 1 = 1,331.00
Comprehensive Collection of Saddle Shop Tools36Comprehensive Collection of Saddle Shop Tools
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....and the tools of the allied trade. From the (Carl Carlock Co., Phoenix, Arizona) every imaginable tool;stamping tools by Osborne, Gomph and more;
Estimates : 20,000.00 - 40,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,210.00
Carlock Saddlery Decorative Lot37Carlock Saddlery Decorative Lot
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Two Levi's Joe Moro "Sweethearts of the Rodeo" Advertising posters. Two Acme Boots cardboard signs Advertising items including Rock Mo...
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold for (1,400.00 + 294.00) x 1 = 1,694.00
Carlock Saddle Shop Ephemera38Carlock Saddle Shop Ephemera
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Saddle catalogs, business records, receipt books. Items from all the drawers of the Carlock Saddle co. Ledgers, special order records, photographs. Fi
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold for (800.00 + 168.00) x 1 = 968.00
Early Denver Manufacturing Saddle39Early Denver Manufacturing Saddle
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An early half seat, Sam Stagg rigged saddle, well-marked on the seat with the trademark stirrup and on the front jockeys "Denver Mfg. Co - Denv...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (900.00 + 189.00) x 1 = 1,089.00
Carl Carlock's Personal Saddle40Carl Carlock's Personal Saddle
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Fully floral tooled saddle that belonged to Carl Carlock. 14 1/2" seat, scalloped Cheyenne roll, sterling silver conchos, large square skirts, ...
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (600.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 726.00
Three Decorative Navajo Weavings41Three Decorative Navajo Weavings
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3 Navajo weavings: a) 67" x 36". Bold stylized butterfly design. b) 58" x 29". Banded design with four elements inside each band...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 315.00) x 1 = 1,815.00
Two Apache Cradleboards42Two Apache Cradleboards
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a) Infant cradleboard. Original handstitched linen & binding straps. Hood banded with split reeds. Frame and backplate of carved native wood and...
Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (900.00 + 189.00) x 1 = 1,089.00
Three Pima Baskets43Three Pima Baskets
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a) Olla woven from willow and devil's claw over bundle grass. Checked black quadrants on white ground. Parallel lash stitch rim. Open split stit...
Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (600.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 726.00
Six Papago Baskets44Six Papago Baskets
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a) Bowl woven from willow and devil's claw over bundle grass. Black stacked diagonal lines circling on white ground, black wrapped rim. Square t...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (3,000.00 + 630.00) x 1 = 3,630.00
Pima Pictorial Basket45Pima Pictorial Basket
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Jar woven from willow & devil's claw over bundle grass. Black human figures separated by lizards on a white ground. Black and white wrapped ...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (300.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 363.00
Pima Pictorial Basket46Pima Pictorial Basket
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Bowl woven from willow & devil's claw over bundle grass. Black half-figures and hand prints on a white background. Missing stitch at bottom...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (900.00 + 189.00) x 1 = 1,089.00
Three Pima Basketry Trays47Three Pima Basketry Trays
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a) Woven from willow and devil's claw over bundle grass. Double interlocked fret optical lines on white ground. Black wrapped rim. Circa 1910-30...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 420.00) x 1 = 2,420.00
Five Papago Baskets48Five Papago Baskets
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a) Tray woven from willow and devil's claw over bundle grass. Short, black stacked diagonal lines circling in a white ground. Parallel stick rim...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 231.00) x 1 = 1,331.00
Deer Lodge Horsehair Bridle49Deer Lodge Horsehair Bridle
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A fine hitched horsehair bridle from Deer Lodge Montana State Prison. Done in Pink, yellow, blue, and green on a black background. Horsehair covered g
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (3,750.00 + 787.50) x 1 = 4,537.50
Headstall, California Bit & Rawhide Reins50Headstall, California Bit & Rawhide Reins
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Headstall with 19th Century California Bit and vintage rawhide Reins. Newer leather headstall with early braided split rawhide reins mounted with vint
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (600.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 726.00