DAC Collection Artist Information
Edward Sheriff Curtis
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Between 1896 and 1930, Curtis photographed over 80 Indian tribes in North America and Alaska. Curtis published The North American Indian, a series of 20 volumes documenting disappearing Indian lifestyles and customs.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500018219.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Edward Sheriff Curtis:
|Edward Sheriff Curtis||At Water’s Edge, 1908||Photogravure on Japan vellum|
|Edward Sheriff Curtis||Traveling—Atsina, 1912||Photogravure on tissue, tipped in on Holland wove|
|Edward Sheriff Curtis||Atsina Maiden, 1908||Photogravure on Japan vellum|
|Edward Sheriff Curtis||Quilliute Girl, 1912||Photogravure on Holland wove|
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