Swiss-French, 1809-1893

Three Plates from 'Travels in the Interior of North America'

aquatint and engraving
Pehriska-Ruhpa [Mœnnitarri Warrior in the Costume of the Dog Danse]
plate: 21 x 15 in., frame: 30 x 24 1/2 in.
Pehriska-Ruhpa [A Mœnnitarri or Big-Bellied Indian]
with Bodmer blindstamp lower center
plate: 20 1/4 x 14 1/4 in., frame: 30 x 24 1/2 in.
Sih-Chida & Mahchsi-Karehde - Mandan Indians
plate: 19 1/2 x 16 1/4 in., frame: 30 x 24 1/2 in.

  • Provenance: The Collection of the late John and Marilyn Keane, Boston and Cohasset, Massachusetts.
  • Condition: All with some tears, chipping, and evidence of handling in margins.

    Pehriska-Ruhpa [A Mœnnitarri or Big-Bellied Indian]: the full sheet. hinge mounted.

    Pehriska-Ruhpa [Mœnnitarri Warrior in the Costume of the Dog Danse] and Sih-Chida & Mahchsi-Karehde - Mandan Indians with foxing surrounding the image field, within plate mark.

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