Artist Edward Sheriff Curtis, American, 1868-1952
Printer Suffolk England Company, American, active 1910-1930
Title
  • Muwu ("His Tooth"), Sarsi
Date 1926
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 5/8 inches (44.5 × 32.1 cm)
Sheet: 21 7/8 × 17 5/8 inches (55.6 × 44.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of James Crawford
Accession Number F1985.124
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark, left edge, center: VAN GELDER ZONEN | MADE IN HOLLAND
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper left: Plate 619
Inscribed, in plate, lower left: MUWU ("HIS TOOTH") - SARSI
Inscribed, in plate, lower center: From Copyright Photograph 1926 by E.S. Curtis
Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Photogravure Suffolk Eng. Co. Cambridge, Mass.
1985-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)