Oct 17, 2019 - Sale 2520

Sale 2520 - Lot 31

Price Realized: $ 7,500
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Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
Group of 6 large-format photogravures from The North American Indian, Portfolio VI. Photogravures on Hollande Van Gelder paper, the images measuring 15 3/4x12 inches (32.4x30.5 cm.), and the reverse, the deckle-edged sheets 17 1/4x21 3/4 inches (43.8x55.2 cm.), each with Curtis' credit, title, date, plate number, and the printer's credit printed on recto. 1900-10

Additional Details

The Piegan, pl. 184 White Calf - Piegan, pl. 189 Two Bear Woman - Piegan, pl. 190 A Medicine Pipe - Piegan, pl. 199 A Piegan Dandy, pl. 208 Cheyenne Warriors, pl. 215.

The photogravures have been in a Private N.Y. Collection since the 1990s.