Jerome Richard Tiger - Editions & Works on Paper New York Wednesday, February 15, 2023 | Phillips
  • [Untitled] was gifted to Commissioner and Mrs. Paul J. Carlson, who headed the Southern Territory of the Salvation Army in 1964.


    In a handwritten letter to the couple the artist wrote:


    “The Song to the Morning star” 

    The Indian rises with his tasks awaiting;  

    To the star of the Great Spirit he will sing, 

    For safety and guidance during his flight 

    Through the dark and mysteries of the coming night. 


    Jerome R. Tiger 


    • Provenance

      Gift of the artist
      Acquired from the above by descent



Gouache drawing, on thick card.
17 1/8 x 14 1/8 in. (43.5 x 35.9 cm)
Signed and dated in gouache, framed.

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$1,000 - 1,500 

Sold for $3,528

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Editions & Works on Paper

New York Auction 15 February 2023