Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952)

Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952) - Cahuilla House in the Desert (PDC91636A-0120-005)


Additional Information

  • Medium: Photogravure on Van Gelder Paper
  • Circa: 1924
  • Size: 11.5'' x 15.5''
Unframed. Plate 520, published in “The North American Indian (1907-1930) v.15, Southern California Shoshoneans. The Dieguenos Plateau Shoshoneans. The Washo.” Artist Comments: “The Desert Cahuilla are found on several small reservations in their former habitat, the upper end of Salton sink, the greater part of which is below sea-level. They subsisted principally on rabbits and other rodents, and mesquite-beans.”

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