Numero - Desert Gahuilla, 1924

  • Edward Sheriff Curtis, American, 1868-1952
  • Suffolk England Company, American, active 1910-1930

Photogravure printed in sepia ink on cream paper

  • Framed: Image: 15 3/8 × 11 1/2 inches (39.1 × 29.2 cm) Plate: 17 5/8 × 12 3/4 inches (44.8 × 32.4 cm) Sheet: 21 3/4 × 17 7/8 inches (55.2 × 45.4 cm)

Gift of William and Ellen Kahn

2002.105.1

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Photogravure
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Bust
  • Photogravure
  • Native american

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, on sheet, printed in brown ink, below image: NUMERO - DESERT GAHUILLA | From Copyright Photograph 1924 by E. S. Curtis | Photogravure Suffolk Eng. Co. Cambridge Mass. Inscribed, on sheet, printed in brown ink, above image, upper right: Plate 519

Provenance

2002, William and Ellen Kahn (Franklin, Michigan, USA); 2002-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Edward Sheriff Curtis, Numero - Desert Gahuilla, 1924, photogravure printed in sepia ink on cream paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of William and Ellen Kahn, 2002.105.1.