Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)View Artist Biography
Volume, 9.5 x 12.5 inches
This photogravure by Edward S. Curtis was taken in 1922 and displays the act of firing pottery by the Hopi women. Usually fired using sheep’s dung after being dried for many days in a small fire pictured here. This photogravure was taken by Edward S. Curtis for his volume XII and is printed on Dutch Van Gelder paper. This piece is available for sale in our Aspen Art Gallery.