Eklhorn Pyramid on the Upper Missouri
Karl Bodmer (Swiss (active in France), 1809–1893)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 14.3 x 20 cm (5 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, heightened with white on paper
Not On View
Several elk pictured with a pyramid of elkhorns at the right. Picture is framed in graphite, and framing margins are heightened with white.
Inscribed lower right: The Elkhorn Pyramid, / on the upper missouri
Annotated lower right corner: 3
Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA October 13, 1976
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875