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Chief Joseph, Nez Percez

Artist:
Charles Milton Bell (American, 1848–1893)
Date:
1880
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 43.5 × 33.7 cm (17 1/8 × 13 1/4 in.)
Mount: 50.6 × 40.6 cm (19 15/16 × 16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.656
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto BR: "Chief Joseph "Nez Percez" 1880"
Frederick Hill Meserve Collection; [Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont, March 29, 1984]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "From the Gilman Collection: Photographs Preserved in Ink," November 15, 1984–February 26, 1985.

Princeton University Library. "The Photograph and the American Indian," September 5, 1985–January 12, 1986.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 123.



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