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Chief of the Blood-Indians. War-Chief of the Piekann Indians. Koutani Indian.

Karl Bodmer (1809-1893)

Object Details

  • Date

    ca. 1840-1844

  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Aquatint, mezzotint, and etching with applied watercolor

  • Contributors

    Published by Jakob Hoelscher

    Published by Ackermann and Co.

    Printed by Bougeard

    Engraved by Johann Hürlimann

    Edited by Arthus Bertrand

  • Object Format


  • Dimensions

    24 1/8 x 17 9/16 in.

  • Inscriptions


    u.r.: Tab. 46.

    l.l.: Peint d'aprè nat. par Ch. Bodmer \ CHEF DER BLUT INDIANER \ CHEF DES INDIENS SANGS. \ CHIEF OF THE BLOOD-INDIANS \ Coblenz bei J. Hölscher.

    l.c.: Imp. de Bougeard \ KRIEGS CHEF DER PIEKAN INDIANER \ CHEF DE GUERRE DES INDIENS PIEKANNS. \ WAR-CHIEF OF THE PIEKANN INDIANS. \ London published by Ackermann & Co. 96 Strand \ [blind stamp]

    l.r.: Gravé par I. Hurlimann. \ KUTANA INDIANER. \ INDIEN KOUTANE. \ KOUTANI INDIAN. \ 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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