Auction 90, Lot 349

"Plates CXXXVI and CXLV",

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1898 (published)

Publication: 17th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology

Color: Printed Color

Size:
5.5 x 9 inches
14 x 22.9 cm

In 1895 Jesse Walter Fewkes conducted an expedition to Arizona where he accumulated a fine collection of pueblo pottery for the National Museum. His report included these beautiful drawings by F.W. Hodge, his assistant on this important archeological expedition. Lovely pair of heliotype prints showing vases with bird and feather designs from Sikyatki.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $130 - $170

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/15/2000

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