Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)View Artist Biography
Plate 572 An Acoma Woman
Portfolio, 22 x 18 inches
In this photograph by Edward Curtis you see a young Acoma woman adorned with lots of jewelry including squash blossom necklaces. She is wearing a dark shawl and staring directly into the camera. Her hair is cut to have bangs. The photograph was manipulated by Edward Curtis to fade and is very artistically beautiful.