Karl Bodmer (Swiss, 1809-1893)
Man and Shield (Sketch for 'Bison Dance of the Mandan Indians')
Pencil signed 'Bodmer' bottom left, pencil on paper
Sheet size: 5 15/16 x 3 5/8 in. (15.1 x 9.2cm)
Executed circa 1832-1841.
provenance:
Arader Galleries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Acquired directly from the above in 1987.
Property from a Private Collection, Main Line, Philadelphia.

Estimate $20,000-30,000

Sold for $18,750 (buyer's premium included)