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Herds of Bisons and Elk on the Upper Missouri.
Herds of Bisons and Elk on the Upper Missouri.
URLNL004700
CreatorBodmer, Karl, 1809-1893
TitleHerds of Bisons and Elk on the Upper Missouri.
Date-Created1836-1841?
DescriptionTableau 47. View of the landscape along the Missouri River with bison and elk moving along the shore and through the hills and canyons.
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
Subject3Missouri River Valley -- In art
Subject4American bison in art
Subject5American elk in art
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-06-15
Extent (Digital)80.3 Mb
Medium (Digital)Image/tiff
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CollectionAyer Art Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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