Bodmer 1984.008.074Karl Bodmer traveled on the Missouri River expedition with Prince Maximilian in 1832. During this trip he created watercolor paintings depicting the people and landscapes. Upon his return to Europe, he worked with an engraver and made his images into aquatint engravings. These prints were later published in a book about the expedition.

Karl Bodmer
View of the Stone Walls on the Upper Missouri
Aquatint Engraving
Bodmer Acquisition Fund

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