Lot 238 of 455:
Photochroms by William Henry Jackson  

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Eleven photochrom prints from photographs by William Henry Jackson, of the Grand Canyon and Native Americans of the Southwest

Jackson, William Henry

Detroit, MI

Detroit Photographic Co.



Images approx. 18x21 cm (7x9"), mounted on both sides of 6 thick album leaves held together with cloth tape. Captioned and numbered in gold lettering at bottom of images, along with publisher's imprint and copyright.

Striking color photochrom images, a photolithographic process developed in 1880's and adopted by photographer William Henry Jackson to publish his images through his Detroit Photographic Co. Presented here are five of Native Americans of the Southwest and their dwellings (two of them are of ceremonies and dances, and one of these, the Moki Snake Dance, is of a color lithograph). The other six are of the Grand Canyon.

Lot Amendments

Perhaps a bit of discoloraton to mount margins; images in fine condition.

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