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START OF DAKOTA WAR PARTY, BY EDWARD CURTIS
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  • Title: START OF DAKOTA WAR PARTY, BY EDWARD CURTIS
  • Artist/Source: EDWARD SHERIFF CURTIS, (AMERICAN, 1868-1952)
  • Medium: PUBLISHED CONTEMPORARY PHOTOLITHOGRAPH, WITH EXTENSIVE RESTORATION; AFTER CURTIS ORIGINAL NEGATIVE.
  • Date/Period: 1907 (Date of Original Work)
  • Dimension [INCHES]: 8 x 10
  • Origin: UNKNOWN
  • Annotations: NONE
  • Description:
  • This lot is a Dye Based Photolithograph, and is a meticulous restoration print, produced after the original photograph. Rather than being a one-of-a-kind work, it is an open edition, non-commercial sheet-fed mechanical print, analagous to the process used for sheet-fed photogravures. The paper is 215 GSM, 12 MIL Matte, Light Fast and Acid Free. It is enclosed in a polypropolene, archival presentation pocket and reinforced before shipping.

  • Edward Sheriff Curtis was born in 1868 near Whitewater, Wisconsin and ended his formal education with the sixth grade. Soon thereafter he built his own camera and taught himself to expose and develop film and to make photographic prints. By age seventeen, Edward was working as an apprentice photographer in St. Paul, Minnesota. In 1898 a chance event radically altered the direction of Curtis’ life. During an extended season spent photographing on Mount Rainier, Curtis rescued a group of lost mountaineers. The party included several members who were nationally recognized for their work in the areas of conservation, Indian ethnography, publishing, among them, head of forestry, Gifford Pinchot, Chief of the U.S. Biological Survey, C. Hart Merriman, and naturalist, conservationist, and renowned Indian authority George Bird Grinnell. This led to appointments to two important photographic expeditions and in 1900 Grinnell took Curtis to the Sun Dance ceremony of the Blackfeet tribe in Montana and instructed him in the systematic methods required for gathering scientifically valid information..and the rest is history.

  • SHIPPING AND HANDLING: USPS First Class with Tracking. Combined Shipping Rates apply to Same Size Items. Bidders should read the Shipping/Payment tab -plus- Terms and Conditions prior to bidding. Questions should be emailed prior to bidding rather than post-auction. [*Note: Please be advised that shipping times may be impacted due to COVID-19].
  • Condition: EXCELLENT

    Reserve: $25.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $13.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Florida

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    START OF DAKOTA WAR PARTY, BY EDWARD CURTIS

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  • Title: START OF DAKOTA WAR PARTY, BY EDWARD CURTIS
  • Artist/Source: EDWARD SHERIFF CURTIS, (AMERICAN, 1868-1952)
  • Medium: PUBLISHED CONTEMPORARY PHOTOLITHOGRAPH, WITH EXTENSIVE RESTORATION; AFTER CURTIS ORIGINAL NEGATIVE.
  • Date/Period: 1907 (Date of Original Work)
  • Dimension [INCHES]: 8 x 10
  • Origin: UNKNOWN
  • Annotations: NONE
  • Description:
  • This lot is a Dye Based Photolithograph, and is a meticulous restoration print, produced after the original photograph. Rather than being a one-of-a-kind work, it is an open edition, non-commercial sheet-fed mechanical print, analagous to the process used for sheet-fed photogravures. The paper is 215 GSM, 12 MIL Matte, Light Fast and Acid Free. It is enclosed in a polypropolene, archival presentation pocket and reinforced before shipping.

  • Edward Sheriff Curtis was born in 1868 near Whitewater, Wisconsin and ended his formal education with the sixth grade. Soon thereafter he built his own camera and taught himself to expose and develop film and to make photographic prints. By age seventeen, Edward was working as an apprentice photographer in St. Paul, Minnesota. In 1898 a chance event radically altered the direction of Curtis’ life. During an extended season spent photographing on Mount Rainier, Curtis rescued a group of lost mountaineers. The party included several members who were nationally recognized for their work in the areas of conservation, Indian ethnography, publishing, among them, head of forestry, Gifford Pinchot, Chief of the U.S. Biological Survey, C. Hart Merriman, and naturalist, conservationist, and renowned Indian authority George Bird Grinnell. This led to appointments to two important photographic expeditions and in 1900 Grinnell took Curtis to the Sun Dance ceremony of the Blackfeet tribe in Montana and instructed him in the systematic methods required for gathering scientifically valid information..and the rest is history.

  • SHIPPING AND HANDLING: USPS First Class with Tracking. Combined Shipping Rates apply to Same Size Items. Bidders should read the Shipping/Payment tab -plus- Terms and Conditions prior to bidding. Questions should be emailed prior to bidding rather than post-auction. [*Note: Please be advised that shipping times may be impacted due to COVID-19].
  • Condition: EXCELLENT

    Reserve: $25.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $13.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Florida

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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