March In Montana

Auction Details

653 lots of fine art, Native American artifacts & cowboy collectibles. The 2013 auction boasts a large selection of museum quality artifacts including 60 lots from the collection of Dr. Delwin & Karen Bokelman, as published in Precious Dreams. Items headlining this year’s auction include Bohlin & Frankie Paul silver parade saddles, several second & third phase Chief’s blankets, John Norval Marchand 38" x 24" oil on canvas, ¬Crow beaded warshirt, a finely quilled Metis or Cree outfit, fully beaded cradleboards, Andy Thomas 26” x 38” oil on linen, Sioux Bowcase & quiver - belonged to Paints Brown, half-brother of Sitting Bull, Sioux carbine scabbard - belonged to No Two Horns (1852-1942), a survivor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, a large collection of hard to find Earle Heikka & Bob Scriver bronzes, Charles M. Russell 6.5” x 10.5” pen & ink – published in Agnes C. Laut’s The Blazed Trail of the Old Frontier, dozens of fine weavings – the best we have ever offered, and much more. Contact March in Montana if you any questions after browsing the lots. We hope to see you online March 15-16!
Gerald McCann, oil on board152Gerald McCann, oil on board
Manitou Galleries
Gerald McCann (1916 - ). The Stranger. 20" x 30" oil on board. Signed lower left: G. McCann. Condition reports can be viewed at www.mar...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas153Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas
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Marjorie Reed (1915 - 1996). High Sierras. 24" x 30" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: MARJORIE REED. Provenance: Purchased directly from...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 500.00) x 1 = 3,000.00
Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas154Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas
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Marjorie Reed (1915 - 1996). Pack Train. 16" x 20" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: MARJORIE REED. Provenance: Purchased directly from ...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas155Marjorie Reed, oil on canvas
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Marjorie Reed (1915 - 1996). Red Wood Stage. 16" x 20" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: MARJORIE REED. Provenance: Purchased directly fr...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
Tom Hill, watercolor156Tom Hill, watercolor
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Tom Hill (1925 - ). La Iglesia De la Salud, San Miguel, Mexico. 29" x 22" watercolor. Signed lower left: TOM HILL, MEXICO. Condition re...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (700.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 840.00
Tom Hill, watercolor157Tom Hill, watercolor
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Tom Hill (1925 - ). Patience. 6.25" x 9.25" watercolor. Signed lower left: TOM HILL, MEXICO. Condition reports can be viewed at www.mar...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Charles Winfield Miller, oil on canvas158Charles Winfield Miller, oil on canvas
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Charles Winfield Miller (1922 - 1995). The Ultimate Challenge. 28" x 16" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: CHARLES WINFIELD MILLER . Arti...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
Joseph Bohler, watercolor159Joseph Bohler, watercolor
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Joe Bohler (1943 - ). Chin-a-quay Pin Dancer. 24" x 20" watercolor. Signed upper left: Joseph Bohler © 1978 AWS. Condition reports...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
Guadalupe Apodaca, pastel160Guadalupe Apodaca, pastel
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Guadalupe Apodaca (1941 - ). Fiesta Dancer. 21" x 14" pastel. Signed lower right: GUADALUPE ©. Dated 1987 verso. Condition reports...
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (750.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 900.00
Vintage Stagecoach Kiddie Ride161Vintage Stagecoach Kiddie Ride
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Vintage Stagecoach Kiddie Ride. 76” x 34” x 50”. Beautifully restored, fully operational & ready to ride. Coin operated. Weighs approximately 40...
Estimates : 3,500.00 - 5,500.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 500.00) x 1 = 3,000.00
Earle E. Heikka, bronze162Earle E. Heikka, bronze
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Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). Pursued. 15.25" x 21.5" x 9" bronze. Inscribed: E. E. Heika 46/48. Condition reports can be viewed ...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,750.00 + 550.00) x 1 = 3,300.00
Ron Stewart, bronze163Ron Stewart, bronze
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Ron Stewart (1941 - ). Summer Wind. 17" x 21" x 15" bronze. Inscribed: RON STEWART © 27/45. Internet, absentee & telephone, ...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
Bob Scriver, bronze164Bob Scriver, bronze
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Bob Scriver (1914 - 1999) CA. Capt. Wm. Clark, Map Maker. 13" x 10" x 8" bronze. Inscribed: © BOB SCRIVER 1986 26/100. Arrowhead...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 500.00) x 1 = 3,000.00
Bob Scriver, bronze165Bob Scriver, bronze
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Bob Scriver (1914 - 1999) CA. Montana Trapper. 15" x 6" x 7" bronze. Inscribed: 96/100 © BOB SCRIVER 1976. Arrowhead Bronze Foun...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,600.00 + 320.00) x 1 = 1,920.00
William Moyers, bronze166William Moyers, bronze
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William Moyers (1916 - 2010) CA. Winter. 13" x 6.5" x 9" bronze. Inscribed: © 1970 WM MOYERS 17/30. Marked: A & S, USA (foun...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (800.00 + 160.00) x 1 = 960.00
Earle E. Heikka, bronze167Earle E. Heikka, bronze
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Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). Miss Wild West. 14.5" x 9.5" x 5" bronze. Inscribed: E. E. Heikka 1940. Marked: © V. K. NELSON 19...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
Earle E. Heikka, bronze168Earle E. Heikka, bronze
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Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). Road Agent. 11" x 11.5" x 3.5" bronze. Marked: JHM CLASSIC BRONZE, © VAN KIRKE NELSON 24/30. ...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
Earle E. Heikka, bronze169Earle E. Heikka, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). When I Was A Kid. 12.5" x 11" x 4" bronze. Inscribed: E. E. HEIKA. Marked: © REX BRENEMEN 1978 A/...
Estimates : 900.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Earle E. Heikka, two bronzes170Earle E. Heikka, two bronzes
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Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). Bengal Tiger. 6" x 15" x 3" bronze. Marked: JHM CLASSIC BRONZE, 4/50 © G. R. Robinson 1979. Horse...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
J. D. Challenger, oil on canvas171J. D. Challenger, oil on canvas
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J. D. Challenger (1951 - ). Raven Mask. 36" x 60" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: Challenger © 96. Condition reports can be vie...
Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold for (7,000.00 + 1,400.00) x 1 = 8,400.00
J. D. Challenger, oil on canvas172J. D. Challenger, oil on canvas
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J. D. Challenger (1951 - ). Koskimo Mask. 30" x 30" oil on canvas. Signed lower right: Challenger © 96. Condition reports can be v...
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 4,500.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 400.00) x 1 = 2,400.00
Seneca False Face Mask173Seneca False Face Mask
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Seneca False Face Mask. 9.5" x 6.5" plus horsehair. Hand carved & painted, in the form of "Old Broken Nose". Accented with m...
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (700.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 840.00
Seneca False Face Mask174Seneca False Face Mask
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Seneca False Face Mask. 10.5" x 7" plus horsehair. Hand carved & painted, in the form of "Old Broken Nose". Accented with me...
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
Dave McGary, two piece bronze175Dave McGary, two piece bronze
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Dave McGary (1958 - ). When Lightning Strikes. Pair of bronzes. 7.5" x 17 x 7.5" warrior, with 6" pedestal base. 7.25" x 9 ¼...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
Northwest Coast or Plateau Coat176Northwest Coast or Plateau Coat
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Northwest Coast or Plateau Coat. 39" x 24" hide coat with trade cloth cuffs & trim. Pony bead embellishments. Nice long fringe. 19th c...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,250.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 2,700.00
Earle E. Heikka, bronze177Earle E. Heikka, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Earle E. Heikka (1910 - 1941). Blackfeet Scout. 13.75" x 9" x 3.5" bronze. Inscribed: E. E. Heikka 17/39 -AAC-. Condition reports ...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (700.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 840.00
Comanche Bowcase and Quiver Set178Comanche Bowcase and Quiver Set
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Comanche Bow & Quiver Set. 29" quiver & 40" bow case constructed from buffalo hide with fringe. Included is a 43" bow embelli...
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
Edward Borein, etching179Edward Borein, etching
Manitou Galleries
Edward Borein (1872 - 1945). La Cantina de Las Palomas, No. 2. 9" x 11.875" etching. Pencil signed lower right: Edward Borein. #271 The Et...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (9,500.00 + 1,900.00) x 1 = 11,400.00
Edward Borein, etching180Edward Borein, etching
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Edward Borein (1872 - 1945). A Mexican Vaquero. 9.875" x 7.875" etching. Pencil signed lower right: Edward Borein 1915, No. 1. Titled in l...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (4,500.00 + 900.00) x 1 = 5,400.00
Robert Lougheed, charcoal on paper181Robert Lougheed, charcoal on paper
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Robert Lougheed (1910 - 1982). Cowboy. 11" x 14" charcoal on paper. Signed lower left: RB,L. Condition reports can be viewed at www.mar...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Olaf Wieghorst, pen and ink182Olaf Wieghorst, pen and ink
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Olaf Wieghorst (1899 - 1988). Sketches. 11" x 9" pen & ink. Signed lower right: O. Wieghorst N.A.W.A. Condition reports can be vie...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (700.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 840.00
Sioux Beaded and Quilled Pipebag183Sioux Beaded and Quilled Pipebag
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Sioux Pipebag. 17" x 7.5" with an additional 12" of dyed quill covered slats & hide fringe. Geometric designs on panels, differen...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
Sioux Beaded and Quilled Pipebag184Sioux Beaded and Quilled Pipebag
Manitou Galleries
Sioux Pipebag. Large 7" x 40" including fringe. Wonderful beaded designs, different on either side. Beaded in colors of white-heart-red, y...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (1,800.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,160.00
Sioux Man's Vest185Sioux Man's Vest
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Sioux Man's Vest. 21" x 21". Fully beaded in intricate designs including horse tracks. In colors of green, yellow, white-heart red, tw...
Estimates : 3,500.00 - 4,500.00
Sold for (5,500.00 + 1,100.00) x 1 = 6,600.00
Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket, 5' x 4'1"186Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket, 5' x 4'1"
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Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket. 5' x 4'1". Homespun yarns with commercial dyes. Full stepped diamond center & eight partial...
Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold for (4,500.00 + 900.00) x 1 = 5,400.00
Blackfeet Beaded Pony Saddle, 19th century187Blackfeet Beaded Pony Saddle, 19th century
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Blackfeet Pony Saddle. 14 ½" x 9" Pad saddle with intricate beaded floral designs in a variety of solid and translucent colored beads...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (3,750.00 + 750.00) x 1 = 4,500.00
Navajo Silver Headstall with Bit188Navajo Silver Headstall with Bit
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Navajo Silver Headstall with Bit. 20" long leather headstall with ten silver components including two round conchos on the cheeks, two fishtail...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (2,400.00 + 480.00) x 1 = 2,880.00
Edward Borein, etching189Edward Borein, etching
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Edward Borein (1872 - 1945). Who Wins? 5" x 4" etching. Pencil signed lower right: Edward Borein with remarque lower left. #63 The Etching...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
Edward Borein, etching190Edward Borein, etching
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Edward Borein (1872 - 1945). End Of The Race. 7 ¼" x 11 ¾" etching, second state. Pencil signed lower right: Edward Borein. #131...
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (1,200.00 + 240.00) x 1 = 1,440.00
Bob Scriver, plaster model191Bob Scriver, plaster model
Manitou Galleries
Bob Scriver (1914 - 1999) CA. Lone Cowboy, 1880. 12" x 13" x 9" plaster model. Inscribed © BOB SCRIVER 1968. Condition repor...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
Keith Christie, bronze192Keith Christie, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Keith Christie (1935 - ). El Segundo. 16.5" x 16" x 5" bronze. Inscribed: KEITH CHRISTIE © 1989 11/50. Condition reports can...
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
Keith Christie, bronze193Keith Christie, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Keith Christie (1935 - ). Break Away. 12" x 8.5" x 12" bronze. Inscribed: KEITH CHRISTIE © 1987 11/24. Condition reports can ...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Lorenzo Ghiglieri, bronze194Lorenzo Ghiglieri, bronze
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Lorenzo Ghiglieri (1931 - ). Chief Joseph. 22" x 24" x 9 bronze. Inscribed: 9/64 © Lorenzo Ghiglieri 1987. Condition reports can b...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
William Moyers, bronze195William Moyers, bronze
Manitou Galleries
William Moyers (1916 - 2010) CA. Spring. 13.5" x 13" x 10" bronze. Inscribed: 17/30 WM MOYERS © 1973. Marked: A & S, USA (fo...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
David Manuel, bronze196David Manuel, bronze
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David Manuel (1940 - ). His Heart Lay Wounded - Battle of Big Horn. 17" x 15" x 9" bronze. Inscribed MANUEL © 1978 20/20 . Maide...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,400.00 + 280.00) x 1 = 1,680.00
G. Harvey, bronze197G. Harvey, bronze
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G. Harvey (1933 - ). Top Hand. 17" x 11" x 8" bronze. Inscribed: G. Harvey 1987 © 21-50. Condition reports can be viewed at w...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 500.00) x 1 = 3,000.00
Bob Scriver, bronze198Bob Scriver, bronze
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Bob Scriver (1914 - 1999) CA. 1861 Mail (Pony Express). 12.5" x 12" x 6.5" bronze. Inscribed: © BOB SCRIVER 1991 7/100. Condi...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (1,250.00 + 250.00) x 1 = 1,500.00
Bill Owen, bronze199Bill Owen, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Bill Owen (1942 - ) CA. Western Heritage. 13.25" x 14.25" x 5" bronze. Inscribed: 24/25 © Bill Owen CA. Condition reports can...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 1,800.00
Gary Schildt, bronze200Gary Schildt, bronze
Manitou Galleries
Gary Schildt (1938 - ). Fighting Stallions. 11.5" x 17" x 10" bronze. Inscribed: © 1966 G SHILDT. Condition reports can be vi...
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,250.00 + 250.00) x 1 = 1,500.00
Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket, 6'10" x 5'9"201Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket, 6'10" x 5'9"
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Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket. 6'10" x 5'9". Classic style with a full stepped. Diamond center & eight partial diamon...
Estimates : 8,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold for (6,000.00 + 1,200.00) x 1 = 7,200.00