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Placating the Spirit of a Slain Eagle-Assiniboin

A work made of photogravure, plate 634 from "the north american indian, volume 18" (1928).

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  • A work made of photogravure, plate 634 from "the north american indian, volume 18" (1928).

Date:

1926

Artist:

Edward S. Curtis
American, 1868–1952

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Edward S. Curtis

Title

Placating the Spirit of a Slain Eagle-Assiniboin

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1926

Medium

Photogravure, plate 634 from "The North American Indian, Volume 18" (1928)

Dimensions

Image/paper: 39.3 × 29 cm (15 1/2 × 11 7/16 in.); Mount: 55.5 × 45.4 cm (21 7/8 × 17 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kolodny

Reference Number

1975.1089

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