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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: 18.7 x 24 cm (7 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.698

Medium or Technique

Engraving, proof state on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Copy of Kark Bodmer’s Elkhorn Pyramid on the Upper Missouri, graphite, 1976.696, for “Graham’s Magazine.”

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite lower right: Elkhorn Pyramid Missouri

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