CHRISTOPHER CARDOZO FINE ART

Dedicated to the Legacy and Preservation of Edward Curtis

 

DISCOVER THE WORK OF EDWARD CURTIS

ARTIST – ETHNOGRAPHER

Between 1900 and 1930, Edward Curtis traveled deep into Indian territories and lived among dozens of Native tribes. He captured the authentic ways of life of over 80 Native cultures, producing over 40,000 glass plate negatives, 10,000 wax cylinder recordings, 4,000 pages of anthropological text, and a feature-length film. His dedication culminated in the production of  The North American Indian, the most extensive and expensive photographic project ever undertaken.  Read More …

The North American Indian

The Complete Reference Edition

The more affordable re-creation of Edward Curtis’ original masterpiece, the Complete Reference Edition
is finished with a hardcover and printed on archival, acid-free Finch Opaque paper.

Our  Goldtone™ Process Shown in Detail

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GOLDTONES ™

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Our limited edition Goldtones™ are both rare and beautiful. They have a luminosity that is unequaled by any other photographic art form. For this historic limited edition printing of 150th Anniversary Goldtones we have chosen only Curtis’ most beautiful and evocative images. Each finished, framed and numbered Goldtone™ is the result of over sixty separate and distinct steps and generally exceed the goldtones produced by Curtis in their luminosity, permanence, and beauty.

2 sizes available, prices starting at $3,500

VINTAGE PRINTS

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These photographs were created by Edward Curtis between 1899–1930. Christopher Cardozo Fine Art has the world’s largest inventory of both original vintage and contemporary photographs by Edward Curtis.

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ARCHIVAL PIGMENT PRINTS

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Mastered from vintage, original source materials, these contemporary fine art photographs are individually produced to emulate the texture and color of the original Curtis photogravures. Four sizes available, prices starting at $185.

MAMMOTH PRINTS
$6,500
Limited Availability

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Contemporary 60 x 40″ format prints of some of Curtis’ most iconic and sought-after images, printed onto a 100% cotton watercolor paper.

1 size 60″ x 40″ 

Mammoth Print ~ Qahatika Girl

Books

Christopher Cardozo has authored and edited nine books devoted to Edward Curtis over the last 25 years, featuring many of his rarest and previously unseen images. Illuminating and erudite text by significant contributors complement each publication.

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The North American Indian

The Custom Limited-Edition

 

THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN
The Custom Limited Edition 

YOUR PURCHASE HAS A PURPOSE
Christopher Cardozo has a 30-year history of active philanthropy for Native Americans and Native American organizations.
He has created a 10,000 print repatriation project and has brought 100’s of photographs of ancestors back to tribal organizations and individuals. He has also underwritten education for numerous Native children in the US and Guatemala.
Your purchases make this philanthropy possible.