Sketchbook page with turkeys and waterfowl

1841
Karl Bodmer (Swiss (active in France), 1809–1893)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.3 x 28.2 cm (8 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.539

Medium or Technique

Graphite, ink and wash on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Signed in ink, u. l.: "J. D. P. 25.8.41. No. 3" (Jarin des Plantes, Aug. 25, 1841)

Provenance

Alfred Beurdeley (1847-1919, Paris, Lugt 421); James Mackinnon, London; Dr. and Mrs. Irvin Taube; acquired December 1988

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irvin Taube in memory of Paul Coppola