20 October 2003
EDWARD S. CURTIS
Rush Gatherer, Kutenai
Orotone. 1904. Signed in the image.
8 x 10in. (20.3 x 25.4cm.) Framed. Accompanied by the original descriptive label.
Photographs from the Collection of Graham Nash, Sotheby's, New York, 25 April 1990, lot 56.
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See: Taschen, Edward S. Curtis, North American Indian, the Complete Portfolios, p. 281.
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