Artist Edward Sheriff Curtis, American, 1868-1952
Printer John Andrew and Son, American, active 1910-1930
Title
  • Chief Joseph, Nez Perce
Date 1903
Medium photogravure printed in sepia ink on cream wove paper
Dimensions Image: 15 3/8 × 11 1/8 inches (39.1 × 28.3 cm)
Plate: 17 1/2 × 12 1/2 inches (44.5 × 31.8 cm)
Sheet: 21 7/8 × 17 5/8 inches (55.6 × 44.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Bill and Doris Rauhauser
Accession Number F1988.138
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper right: Plate 256
Inscribed, in plate, lower left: CHIEF JOSEPH-NEZ PERCÉ
Inscribed, in plate, lower center: From Copyright Photograph 1903 by E.S. Curtis
Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Photogravure John Andrew & Son
1988-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)