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Camp of the Gros Ventres of the Prairies on the Upper Missouri
Camp of the Gros Ventres of the Prairies on the Upper Missouri
URLNL004691
CreatorBodmer, Karl, 1809-1893
TitleCamp of the Gros Ventres of the Prairies on the Upper Missouri
Date-Created1836-1841?
DescriptionTableau 38. A Gros Ventres or Atsina Indian encampment along the banks of the Missouri River. Kneelboat with Maximilian, Bodmer and crew stopped opposite the encampment of the Atsina Indians.
Extent (Original)1 drawing; 44 x 60 cm
Format (Original)Aquatint
Languageeng; fre; ger;
Call NumberVAULT oversize Graff 4649 atlas
SourceKarl Bodmer's Illustrations to Prince Maximillian of Wied-Neuwied's Travels in the Interior of North America, 1832-34. In 1836 Maximilian commissioned Bodmer to create illustrations to accompany the text of his atlas documenting their travels. These illustrations include 81 plates of aquatints. VAULT oversize Graff 4649 atlas
Is Part OfEdward E. Ayer Art Collection (Newberry Library)
TypeImage
Coverage (Spatial)North America
Coverage (Temporal)19th century
Subject1(U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Subject2Missouri River -- Pictorial works
Subject3Landscapes (Representations)
Subject4Atsina Indians
Subject5Kneelboats -- Great Plains
Subject6Tipis -- Great Plains
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-06-15
Extent (Digital)86.3 Mb
Medium (Digital)Image/tiff
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CollectionAyer Art Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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