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View of the Rocky Mountains
View of the Rocky Mountains
URLNL004697
CreatorBodmer, Karl, 1809-1893
TitleView of the Rocky Mountains
Date-Created1836-1841?
DescriptionTableau 44. Rocky Mountain landscape. Group of Native Americans are gathered in a nearby valley.
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
Subject1Natural History -- United States -- Pictorial works
Subject2(U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Subject3Rocky Mountains -- In art
Subject4Indians of North America -- Rocky Mountains -- Social life and customs
Subject5Face painting
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-06-15
Extent (Digital)94.3 Mb
Medium (Digital)Image/tiff
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
CollectionAyer Art Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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