"Mexkemahuastan - Chief of the Gros-ventres des Prairies [Vig. XX]", 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
Full-length portrait of the chief, wrapped in a buffalo robe and holding a rifle. Engraved by Hurlimann, printed by Bougeard and published by Ackermann & Co.
Trimmed within platemark as bound for this issue. Tissue guard still attached. Scattered foxing mostly in margins and tear in bottom margin not affecting image or title.