Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Early photographs

Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Ready for the Charge – Apsaroke
1908
Large photogravure in a frame
The North American Indian
Vol. IV, Portfolio plate 125, 1909

Dimensions of the print:
H: 17 ¾ in. (45 cm)
W: 9 ½ in. (24 cm)

Ex Swann Auction Galleries, New York, Important 19th & 20th Century Photographs, 21 October 2003, lot 74
Ex private collection, Aspen, Colorado

Curtis Large photogravure Ready for the Charge / Galerie Flak Price: on request
Edward Sheriff Curtis caption:
The picture shows well the old-time warrior with bow and arrow in position, two extra shafts in his bow-hand, and a fourth between his teeth ready for instant use.
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