Fine Prints & Photography Online Auction

April 12, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 75
EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
  • EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)

75

EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952), American

FROM "THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN" (3 OGALALA PORTRAITS), ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED 1907-1930: GOOD LANCE - OGALALA, 1907; OGALALA CHILD, 1907; ELK HEAD, AND THE SACRED PIPE BUNDLE, 1907

Three photogravures in sepia tone on Van Gelder blindstamped paper with deckled edges; each with titles in the plate lower left margin and with the photographer's copyright with its date: “From Copyright Photograph 1907 by E.S. Curtis" in the plate below the image in the centre margin. From the 17th Volume (Cambridge, Massachusetts): 1926 printed in an edition of 500 copies. In matching wood frames of the same size.
Sheets/Approximately 13" x 11" — 33 x 27.9 cm.

Estimate $900-$1,200

Realised: $420
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Works on Paper
Nationality: American