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Portraits from North American Indian life.

Edward S. Curtis

Portraits from North American Indian life.

by Edward S. Curtis

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Published by Promontory Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    A selection of plates from the author"s The North American Indian, supplemental vol.

    StatementIntroductions by A. D. Coleman and F. C. McLuhan.
    GenrePictorial works.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi p., 88 plates (on 176 p.)
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17762091M

    item 2 Portraits from North American Indian Life by Edward S Curtis, Hardcover 1st Edit 1 - Portraits from North American Indian Life by Edward S Curtis, Hardcover 1st Edit $ +$ shipping. Book - 'Portraits from North American Indian Life,' by Edward S. Curtis, published by Outerbridge & Lazard, Inc., NY

    Editions for Portraits from North American Indian Life: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), X (P Cited by: 4. Portraits from North American Indian Life by Edward S. Curtis. Promontory Press. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

    The rest of the portraits within this web display were collected by the historian Francis Parkman. Parkman, a graduate of Harvard College, Class of , had studied Plains Indian life when he travelled and hunted with the Sioux along the Oregon Trail in He was a diligent and prolific historian. This lot features a book by Edward S. Curtis entitle portraits form North American Indian life. The book contains a large number of early photographs blown up on beautiful large pages. This book truly display early Native American life through pictures which provides and rare stunning view of there culture. The book is in good condition for its age. Measures: 18 1/2" L x 15 1/2" W x 1" D.


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The book is copyright, but the paintings are in the public domain. (Although it could be argued that the photography of the paintings might be under copyright). This is always a confusing area.

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Get this from a library. Portraits from North American Indian life. [Edward S Curtis; A D Coleman; T C McLuhan] -- Early 's photography of North American Indians. Portraits from North American Indian life. [New York]: Promontory Press.

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PORTRAITS FROM NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN LIFE. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Edward Sheriff Curtis' The North American Indian is a ""work so monumental that it buried itself for more than fifty years"" -- 20 volumes of text with small plates, plus 20 portfolios of unbound gravure plates.

33 Striking Portraits Of Native American Culture In The Early 20th Century View Gallery Inphotographer Edward Curtis embarked on a journey that would inspire his life's work: He decided to accompany anthropologist George Bird Grinnell on a trip to Montana to photograph the Sun Dance, a ritual of the Blackfoot Indians.

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[Edward S Curtis; American Museum of Natural History.] -- Selection of plates from the author's The North American Indian, supplemental vol.Portraits from North American Indian life. New York, Outerbridge & Lazard; distributed by Dutton [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward S Curtis; A D Coleman; T C McLuhan; American Museum of Natural History.; E.P.

Dutton (Firm).