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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Offering - San Ildefonso

Author:
Curtis, Edward S.

Place:
[Norwood, Mass.]

Publisher:
Plimpton Press

Date:
1925

Description:
Photogravure from a photograph by Curtis, on Holland paper. The image is 15½x11½, on sheet 21¼x17½. Original photogravure from a portfolio in Curtis's massive The North American Indian. This is Plate 586, from the portfolio which accompanied Vol. 17. It shows a Tewa Indian standing on a rocky outcrop, tossing cornmeal into the air as an offering to various dieties, most notably the sun.

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Condition:
Very good or better condition, with some marginal darkening.


 
Item number:
123104
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