Extraordinary print portraying a Sioux tribe warrior after the watercolor entitled Wahk-ta-Ge-Li (Gallant Warrior) by C. Bodmer. Karl Bodmer (1809 – 1893) was a Swiss painter who accompanied German explorer and naturalist Prince Maximilian zu Wied-Neuwied in his 1833-34 expedition up the Missouri river replicating Lewis and Clark's route. Bodmer's paintings captured the last of the American West before the arrival of the settlers. Many of these were the basis for engravings that illustrated the 1940 book 'Travels in the Interior of North America' written by the Prince. Neutral color mat, in very good used condition with imperfections as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Mat: 24" by 18"; Visible Image: 17.5" by 12" approximately.
Item ID: 1880
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