Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)

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Edward S. Curtis - Nez Perce Girl border=
Title:
Nez Perce Girl
Date:
1910
Size:
Volume, 12.5 x 9.5 inches
Medium:
Vintage Photogravure
 
Pictured in this image by Edward S. Curtis is a young Nez Perce Girl. A tribe famous for its fierceness is battle spearheaded by Chief Joseph, even the females are intimidating. Pictures here wearing a scarf on her head, earrings, and two braids down the sides of her face. The subject stares intently into the camera Lens.

This photogravure was taken in 1910 by Edward S. Curtis. The piece was printed on Japon Vellum and is available for sale in out Aspen Art Gallery.
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