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1927 Print Tatilgaq Hunter Inuit Fifth Thule Expedition Eskimo Native XGYC3

1927 Print Tatilgaq Hunter Inuit Fifth Thule Expedition Eskimo Native XGYC3

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This is an original 1927 black and white halftone print of Tatilgaq, an Eskimo native who described native ways of hunting to the expedition members with brisk movements of his ice-encrusted beard.

CONDITION

This 84+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7.5 inches; 14 x 19 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of halftone prints that explores the incredible journey made by Danish polar explorer and anthropologist Knud Rasmussen during the Fifth Thule Expedition. The images offer a fascinating look into the lives of the indigenous people he encountered, and provide a unique view of the harsh conditions he and his men had to overcome throughout their most well-remembered journey.

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