Edward Curtis - Beyond Measure

From May 24 to November 18, 2012

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Dip-Netting in Pools - Wishham, 1909
Edward Sherrif Curtis
1911, 20th century
Ink on Japanese Gampi tissue mounted on paper - Photogravure
Gift of Mrs. Gordon Reed
M21417.275
© McCord Museum
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"In the quiet pools along the rocky shore the salmon sometimes lie resting from their long journey up-stream. The experienced fisherman knows these spots, and by a deft movement of his net he takes toll from each one."
E.S. Curtis, 1911