Karl Bodmer (Swiss, 1809–1893)
Fort Mackenzie August 28th 1833
Ackermann & Co. Publisher, London, May 1842. Hand-colored aquatint and engraving fromTravels in the Interior of North America, London, 1843. With Bodmer's blind stamp below the Ackermann imprint at center bottom. First English edition with an addition to the Ackermann imprint at center bottom the Coblenz J. Holscher imprint at bottom left and the Paris Arthus Bertrand imprint at bottom right; and with trilingual captions in English, French and German. First issue of the plate with 'Imp. de Bougeard' below the image at center
Image size: 11 3/4 x 17 1/8 in. (29.8 x 43.5cm)
Sheet size: 17 3/4 x 23 3/16 in. (45.1 x 58.9cm)
[Joslyn Art Museum, fourth state]
Arader Galleries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Acquired directly from the above in 1987.
Property from a Private Collection, Main Line, Philadelphia.
Sold for $5,938 (buyer's premium included)