Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Early photographs

Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Piegan Encampment
Large original photogravure
1910

Published in:
The North American Indian, Volume 6
The Piegan. The Cheyenne. The Arapaho, 1911
Suppl. vol. 6, plate facing page 4

Dimensions :
Plate: 10 ½ in. x 15 ¼ in. (27 cm x 39 cm)
Frame: 25 ¼ in. x 29 ¼ in. (64.5 cm x 74.5 cm)

Curtis Piegan Encampment / Galerie Flak Price on request
Description by Edward S. Curtis: "The picture not only presents a characteristic view of an Indian camp on an uneventful day, but also emphasizes the grand picturesqueness of the Piegan, living as they do almost under the shadow of the towering Rocky mountains."


Tepees with mountains in background.
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