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LOT 35

Lot 35

Edward Sherrif Curtis (1868–1952)

Edward Sherrif Curtis (1868–1952)
Lot 35 Details
Edward Sherrif Curtis (1868–1952), American

LAUNCHING THE WHALEBOAT - CAPE PRINCE OF WALES (FROM THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN, VOLUME XX, THE LARGE PLATES, PL. 707), 1928

Photogravure; with Curtis' credit, title, date, plate number, and the printer's credit printed in the plate to the margin. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Suffolk Engraving Co., photogravure. Matted and unframed.
Plate/Sheet 13.5 x 16.6 in — 34.3 x 42.2 cm; 17.9 x 21.8 in — 45.5 x 55.3 cm

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Edward Sherrif Curtis (1868–1952)
  • Edward Sherrif Curtis (1868–1952)
Provenance:

Private Collection, Toronto

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