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Impression of The Elkhorn Pyramid, on the Upper Missouri

Inscription

Inscribed at bottom right: Smilie & Hinshelwood Inscribed at bottom left: Karl Bodmer Inscribed at bottom centered: THE ELKHORM PYRAMID, ON THE UPPER MISSOURI. / Engraved expressly for the Graham Magazine.

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

1829–93

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 20.9 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.697

Medium or Technique

Engraving, published state on paper

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