Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)

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Edward S. Curtis - In the Lodge - Piegan border=
Title:
In the Lodge - Piegan
Date:
1909
Size:
Volume, 9.5 x 12.5 inches
Medium:
Vintage Photogravure
 
This photo by Edward Curtis depicts three young Piegan children sitting inside of a lodge. They are all elaborately dressed as if for a ceremony and the lodge itself is adorned with patterns and blankets. The Piegan lodge would likely have been constructed of buffalo-skin.

This photo by Edward S. Curtis was taken in 1909 and printed on Dutch Van Gelder. The piece is available for sale in our Aspen Art Gallery.
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