22 October 2002,
Price realised USD 5,736
USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
EDWARD S. CURTIS
The Piki Maker, Hopi
Orotone. 1906. Signed in the image; original descriptive paper labels affixed to the reverse of the frame.
14 x 11in. (35.5 x 28cm.) In an original Curtis Studio frame.
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Christie's, New York, 10 October 1991, lot 128.
PROPERTY OF A SWISS COLLECTOR
See: Curtis, The North American Indian, Portfolio XII, pl. 432; Cardozo, Sacred Legacy, p. 86.
Insights into the life and art of the photographer whose raw, honest images captured the creative spirit of 1980s New York's downtown scene
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