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Auction 102, Lot 523

"Mandeh-Pahchu - A Young Mandan Indian {Vig. XXIV]", Bodmer, Karl

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1844 (circa)

Publication: Travels In the Interior of North America in the Years 1832 to 1834

Color: Black & White

10 x 12 inches
25.4 x 30.5 cm

Fine portrait of the young warrior wrapped in a buffalo robe, with great ornamentation and holding a pipe. Engraved by Hurlimann, printed by Bougeard and published by Ackermann & Co.


Condition: A

Superb impression. Trimmed within platemark as bound for this issue. Expert repair of short tear on binding side, well away from image.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,200


Closed on 3/5/2003