Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952) - An Oasis in the Badlands
- Medium: Silver Gelatin Print
- Circa: 1908
- Size: 6'' x 8''
11.75" x 13.25" framed. "This picture was made in the heart of the Bad Lands of South Dakota. The subject is the sub-chief Red Hawk, a sketch of whose life is given on page 188 of Volume III." - Edward S. Curtis. From The North American Indian (1907-1930) v.03, The Teton Sioux. The Yanktonai. The Assiniboin ([Seattle] : E.S. Curtis ; [Cambridge, Mass. : The University Press], 1908), plate no. 80. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona. The owner inherited this from his father, who was the chairman of finance committee and co-chair of the board for an advertising agency Foote, Cone, and Belding.