Topless Native American woman at water's edge with bowl on top of her head and pot at her feet in fur skirt; palm trees in landscape


  • Title: Before the White Man Came - Palm Canon
  • Creator: Edward S. Curtis
  • Date Created: 1924
  • Physical Dimensions: 39.2 × 29.5 cm (15 7/16 × 11 5/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Gravure
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XM.638.83
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Edward S. Curtis (American, 1868 - 1952)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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