Pipe Stem Oto, 1927

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

Photogravure printed in sepia ink on cream paper

  • Framed: Image: 15 1/2 × 11 1/2 inches (39.4 × 29.2 cm) Plate: 17 1/2 × 12 3/4 inches (44.5 × 32.4 cm) Sheet: 22 × 17 7/8 inches (55.9 × 45.4 cm)

Gift of William and Ellen Kahn

2002.105.2

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: PIPE-STEM-OTO | 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 678

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, Pipe Stem Oto, 1927, photogravure printed in sepia ink on cream paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of William and Ellen Kahn, 2002.105.2.