Oct 17, 2019 - Sale 2520

Sale 2520 - Lot 30

Price Realized: $ 10,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)
The North American Indian, Portfolio XVI [Tiwa and Keres]. Featuring 33 (of 36) photogravures. Photogravures on Hollande Van Gelder paper, the images measuring approximately 11 3/4x15 3/4 inches (29.8x40 cm.), and the reverse, the deckle-edged sheets 22x18 inches (55.9x45.7 cm.), each with Curtis' credit, title, date, plate number, and the printer's credit printed on recto. Elephant folio-sized morocco over brown cloth folding case with the gilt-lettered number, lightly worn; with the plate list; contents loose as issued; ties; lacking plates 563, 569 and 571. FROM AN UNFULFILLED EDITION OF 500. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Suffolk Engraving Co., [1926]

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