Amon Carter print details

Bison-Dance of the Mandan Indians in front of the Medecine [sic] Lodge....

Karl Bodmer (1809-1893)

Object Details

  • Date

    ca. 1840-1844

  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Aquatint, mezzotint, etching, and stipple

  • Contributors

    Engraved by Alexandre D. Manceau

    Published by Jakob Hoelscher

    Printed by Chardon ainé et Aze

    Published by Ackermann and Co.

    Edited by Arthus Bertrand

  • Object Format


  • Dimensions

    Image: 17 7/16 x 12 1/8 in.
    Sheet: 24 x 17 3/16 in.

  • Inscriptions


    u.r.: Tab. 18.

    l.l.: K. Bodmer pinx. ad nat.\ Coblenz bei J. Hölscher.

    l.c.: Imp. de Chardon ainé et Aze. \ BISONTANZ DER MANDAN INDIANER DANSE DU BISON DES INDIENS MANDAN \ vor der Medez in hütte BISON-DANCE OF THE MANDAN INDIANS devant la Loge de Medecine \ IN MIH-TUTTA-HANGKUSCH. In Front of the their Medicine lodge A MIH-TOUTTA-HANGKOUCHE. \ IN MIH-TUTTA-HANGKUSCH. \ London published by Ackermann & Co. 90, Strand. \ [blind stamp (C. Bodmer\Direx)]

    l.r.: Alex Manceau sculp. \ Paris, Arthus Bertrand, éditeur.

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Accession Number


  • Copyright

    Public domain

Additional details

Location: Off view
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