The Old Print Shop

Indian Detour

  • ARTIST: John Sloan

  • MEDIUM: Etching

    DATE: 1927

  • EDITION SIZE: Edition 100, printing 70. Plate size 6 x 7 1/4" (15.1 x 18.4 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: "A satire on the Harvey Indian Tour. Busses take tourists out to view the Indian dances, which are religious ceremonials and naturally not understood as such by the visiting crowds" (Dart)<br><br> This scene is identified as the corn dance at Santo Domingo Pueblo located between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Signed, Titled and inscribed "100 proofs" in pencil

  • CONDITION: Very good condition. save for a very minor mat line.

  • REFERENCE: Morse 231.