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Bodmer, Karl 1809-1893

Works: 410 works in 653 publications in 3 languages and 13,469 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Art  Diaries  Portraits  Documentary films  Exhibition catalogs  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Engraver, Creator, Other, Honoree, Photographer, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: F592, 978
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Most widely held works by Karl Bodmer
An Indian winter by Russell Freedman( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,891 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 )
36 editions published between 1839 and 2001 in German and English and held by 1,548 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 806 libraries worldwide
Across the wide Missouri by Bernard De Voto( Book )
4 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Includes an account of the Crow Indians, called by themselves the Absaroke Indians
Among the Plains Indians by Lor Engel( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 554 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 )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 367 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."--BOOK JACKET
Journey to native America by Kurt Haderer( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Views of a vanishing frontier ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 183 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
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 libraries worldwide
The Indian and his homeland American images, 1590-1876 by Robert D Ellis( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 140 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, 1809-1893 : a Swiss artist in America by Nordamerika Native Museum( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in German and English and held by 134 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 106 libraries worldwide
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 101 libraries worldwide
Pipes on the Plains by Robert A Murray( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Chapters on animals by Philip Gilbert Hamerton( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1884 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Maximilian, Prince of Wied's, Travels in the interior of North America, 1832-1834 by Maximilian Wied( file )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Bildatlas: Reise zu den Indianern am oberen Missouri, 1832-1834. Picture atlas: Travel to the Indians of the Upper Missouri, 1832-1834 by Karl Bodmer( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in German and French and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Voyage dans l'intérieur de l'Amérique du Nord, exécuté pendant les années 1832, 1833 et 1834 by Maximilian Wied( Book )
13 editions published between 1839 and 1843 in French and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Native Americans : the art and travels of Charles Bird King, George Catlin, and Karl Bodmer by Robert J Moore( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
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 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 Swiss printmaker, etcher, lithographer, zinc engraver, draftsman, painter, illustrator and hunter
Karl Bodmer szwajcarski malarz
Карл Бодмер
English (139)
German (46)
French (14)
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