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Bodmer, Karl 1809-1893

Overview
Works: 414 works in 690 publications in 4 languages and 14,942 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Art  Illustrated works  Diaries  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Engraver, Other, Creator, Artist, Honoree, Photographer, Contributor
Classifications: F592, 978
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Most widely held works about Karl Bodmer
 
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Across the wide Missouri by Bernard De Voto( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Limited to two hundred and sixty-five numbered copies autographed by the author." This copy not numbered
An Indian winter by Russell Freedman( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the experiences of a German prince, his servant, and a young Swiss artist as they traveled through the Missouri River Valley in 1833 learning about the territory and its inhabitants and recording their impressions in words and pictures
People of the first man : life among the Plains Indians in their final days of glory : the firsthand account of Prince Maximilian's expedition up the Missouri River, 1833-34 by Maximilian Wied( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A firsthand historical adventure and unmatched documentary record of the continent's proudest native Americans
The fur hunters of the Far West by Alexander Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross worked for the Hudson's Bay Company in the Columbia River area and had dealings with Flatheads during various times between 1813 and 1821 covered by this narrative. Mentions brief information on Flathead hunting and the Ram's Horn Tree (p. 217)
Among the Plains Indians by Lor Engel( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes briefly the way of life of various Plains Indians. Each descriptive passage is illustrated with a painting by Karl Bodmer or George Catlin
Karl Bodmer's studio art : the Newberry Library Bodmer collection by W. Raymond Wood( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To document the natural history and inhabitants of the American West, Prince Maximilian of Wied-Neuwied selected the Swiss artist Karl Bodmer to accompany him on his 1833-34 expedition up the Missouri River. Beginning in St. Louis, they journeyed as far as inland waterways could take them, through present-day Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota, and into Montana." "During the expedition, twenty-three-year-old Bodmer sketched and painted a wealth of landscapes and Native American portraits that would be immortalized as engravings in Maximilian's published journals and accompanying atlas. Now considered the most vivid and instructive depiction of the nineteenth-century American West and its people prior to the decimation of many Plains tribes by disease, Bodmer's artwork continues to intrigue historians, scholars, and collectors." "This volume collects Bodmer's studio art, a series of compositions he created in his Paris studio. These images, thirteen of them previously unpublished, are augmentations of the artist's expeditionary sketches and watercolors rendered in the complicated process of completing the aquatints. The publication of the Newberry Library Bodmer Collection, together with five sketches from the Baltimore Museum of Art, brings together nearly all of Bodmer's extant works not previously collected in book form. Karl Bodmer's Studio also includes sketches that Bodmer did not use for later paintings or engravings."--Jacket
Journey to native America by Kurt Haderer( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Swiss painter Karl Bodmer's journey to the American West in 1832, and shows how his paintings reveal Plains Indian life
Reise in das innere Nord-America in den Jahren 1832 bis 1834 by Maximilian Wied( Book )

12 editions published between 1836 and 1970 in German and English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in the interior of North America during the years 1832-1834 by Maximilian Wied( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views of a vanishing frontier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents the historic journey of Prince Maximilian zu Wied, a German aristocrat, and the Swiss artist, Karl Bodmer, to the American West in 1832-34. Retraces the two-year expedition to the upper reaches of the Missouri River (present-day Montana), and evokes the experience by using Bodmer's original paintings, extensive location photography, and words from Prince Maxmilian's diary
Maximilian, prince of Wied's Travels in the interior of North America, 1832-1834 by Maximilian Wied( Book )

6 editions published between 1906 and 1966 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in the interior of North America. by Maximilian Wied( Book )

10 editions published between 1843 and 1906 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage dans l'intérieur de l'Amérique du Nord, exécuté pendant les années 1832, 1833 et 1834 by Maximilian Wied( )

16 editions published between 1839 and 1843 in French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Bodmer, 1809-1893 : a Swiss artist in America by Nordamerika Native Museum( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian and his homeland : American images, 1590-1876 by Finley-Holiday Film Corp( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a 300-year survey of the impact of European civilization on the New World - in particular, its devastating effect on the lives and cultures of the American Indians
Karl Bodmer's eastern views : a journey in North America by Marsha V Gallagher( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters on animals by Philip Gilbert Hamerton( Book )

9 editions published between 1874 and 1884 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pipes on the Plains by Robert A Murray( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maximilian, Prince of Wied's, Travels in the interior of North America, 1832-1834 by Maximilian Wied( )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An Indian winter
Alternative Names
Bodmer.

Bodmer, C.

Bodmer, C. 1809-1893

Bodmer, Carl.

Bodmer Carl 1809-1893

Bodmer, Ch.

Bodmer, Charles.

Bodmer Charles 1809-1893

Bodmer, Jean-Charles

Bodmer, Johann C. 1809-1893

Bodmer, Johann Carl

Bodmer, Johann Carl 1809-1893

Bodmer, Johann Karl 1809-1893

Bodmer, Karl 1809-1893

Bodmer, Karol.

Karl Bodmer

Karl Bodmer kunstschilder uit Zwitserland (1809-1893)

Karl Bodmer peintre suisse

Karl Bodmer pittore svizzero

Karl Bodmer Schweizer Maler, Künstler des Wilden Westens, später französischer Maler der Schule von Barbizon

Karl Bodmer Swiss artist and hunter

Karl Bodmer szwajcarski malarz

Карл Бодмер

カール・ボドマー

Languages
English (155)

German (25)

French (16)

Italian (1)

Covers
An Indian winterThe fur hunters of the Far WestKarl Bodmer's studio art : the Newberry Library Bodmer collectionJourney to native AmericaTravels in the interior of North America during the years 1832-1834Karl Bodmer, 1809-1893 : a Swiss artist in AmericaNative Americans : a portrait : the art and travels of Charles Bird King, George Catlin, and Karl Bodmer