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Bison-Dance of the Mandan Indians in Front of Their Medecine Lodge. In Mih-Tutta-Hankush.

Karl Bodmer (1809-1893)

Object Details

  • Date

    after 1840

  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Aquatint, mezzotint, and etching with applied watercolor

  • Contributors

    Printed by Bougeard

    Engraved by Koenig

    Engraved by Alexandre D. Manceau

    Published by Ackermann and Co.

    Published by Arthus Bertrand

    Published by Jakob Hoelscher

    Commissioned by Maximilian, Prinz von Wied

  • Dimensions

    Image: 17 5/16 x 12 1/16 in.
    Sheet: 23 7/8 x 17 3/8 in.

  • Inscriptions


    u.r.: Pl. 18

    l.l.: K. Bodmer pinx. ad nat \ BISONTANZ DER MANDAN INDIANER \ vor der Medezin hutte \ IN MIH-TUTTA-HAGKUSCH. \ Coblenz bei J. Holscher

    l.c. (above title): Imp. de Bougeard. \BISON-DANCE OF THE MANDAN INDIANS \ in front of their Medecine Lodge.\IN MIH-TUTTA-HANKUSH. \ London, published by Ackermann & Co. 90, Strand

    l.r.: Konig & Alex Manceau sculp. \ DANSE DU BISON DES INDIENS MANDANS \ devant la Loge de Medecine. \ A MIH-TOUTTA-HANGKOUCHE. \ Paris, Arthus Bertrand, editeur.

  • 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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