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April 2024: Day Two

Fri, Apr 19, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1028

Edward S. Curtis (American, 1868-1952) Orotone Ca. 1905, "Oasis in the Badlands, Chief Red Hawk, Sioux", H 14" W 17"

Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Printed: Circa 1920-29. Signed and 'LA' Copyright in the image lower right, in the original Curtis Studio batwing frame, with the Los Angeles studio label attached to the reverse. Literature: Edward S. Curtis: The North American Indian, the Complete Portfolios, Taschen, 1997, Vol. III, p. 142; Cardozo, Edward Curtis: One Hundred Masterworks, Delmonico Books/ Prestel, 2015, p. 143. Frame Measurements: H. 19" W. 21.5".


With some fingerprints from artist encapsulated within gold-colored backing (original to the piece, and not a condition issue), minor areas of surface dust, otherwise no visible abrasions. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.