Lot 80: EDWARD S. CURTIS. The North American Indian, Volume VIII.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
EDWARD S. CURTIS.
The North American Indian, Volume VIII.
Written, Illustrated and Published by Edward S. Curtis. Edited by Frederick Webb Hodge. Lavishly illustrated with 75 (of 75) sepia-toned photogravure plates on tissue of Curtis' landmark photographs of Native Americans, this volume documenting multiple tribes, including the Nez Percé, Wallawalla, Umatilla, Cayuse, and Chinookan. This example unbound, overall bright and clean. Roth 36; Parr/Badger I 73; Hasselbad 48; Auer 94. ONE OF A PLANNED EDITION OF 500 COPIES, OF WHICH LESS THAN HALF WERE FULFILLED.
(Norwood, Massachusetts): (The Plimpton Press), 1911