Charles Marion Russell (American, 1864-1926)
Indian smoking peace pipe
signed 'CM Russell' with artist's device (lower left)
watercolor on paper
9 3/4 x 7 1/2in
overall: 19 x 17in
- The letter which accompanies the lot was written by Fred Renner in 1980. He dates the painting, based on the signature, to 1889.