September 16, 2017 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Laverne Nelson Black*

(New Mexico/Illinois/Wisconsin, 1887-1938)

Indians at Taos, circa 1925-30, signed lower left "LaVerne Nelson Black", oil on canvas board, 12 x 16 in.; modern gilt wood frame,

Notes: Exhibition History: Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson Collects: The West, January 20 - March 11, 1979

Provenance:Biltmore Galleries, Scottsdale, Arizona, C-886; Dan May & Associates, Ltd, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1995, (accompanied by copy of original receipt); Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Tooley, Brevard, North Carolina


board with slight warping; frame with abrasions

Estimate: $50,000 - $70,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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