1047: Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952 Los Angeles, CA)
Canyon de Chelley, Arizona, Navaho, 1904, signed in ink lower right: Curtis, gelatin silver print on paper laid to foam core under glass, paper size: 16.25'' x 21'', est:$5000/7000.
Note: With the artist's copyright blindstamp and number '368-04' lower left.
Condition: Visual: A 1.5'' repaired stable tear along the center left of the upper edge and a .75'' surface scratch along the center right of the upper edge. A vertical area of surface rubbing and discoloration extending the height of the photograph in the right center. A few tiny specks of loss scattered throughout. Fogging along the edges. Laid to foam-core as stated.