Karl Bodmer “Encampment of the Piekann” Aquatint

Johann Carl “Karl” Bodmer (Swiss/French, 1809-1893). Aquatint on paper titled “Encampment of the Piekann Indians,” depicting the Piegan Blackfoot camp near Fort McKenzie. Further titled in German and French. Engraving by Beyer and Hurlimann. Published in Paris by Arthus Bertrand, in Coblenz by J. Hoelscher, and in London by Ackerman & Co. Provenance: from the collection of an important Minneapolis institution. Sight; height: 15 1/4 in x width: 19 3/4 in. Framed; height: 27 in x width: 30 in.