Impression of The Elkhorn Pyramid, on the Upper Missouri

1829–93
Smillie & Hinshelwood (American, 1840 (?)), After Karl Bodmer (Swiss (active in France), 1809–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 20.9 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.697

Medium or Technique

Engraving, published state on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Copy after Karl Rodmer’s The Elkhorn Pyramid,on the Upper Missouri, graphite, 1976.696, for Graham’s Magazine.

Inscription

Inscribed at bottom right: Smilie & Hinshelwood
Inscribed at bottom left: Karl Bodmer
Inscribed at bottom centered: THE ELKHORM PYRAMID, ON THE UPPER MISSOURI. / Engraved expressly for the Graham Magazine.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA October 13, 1976

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875