Funeral Scaffold

Karl Bodmer. From Travels in the Interior of North America, by Maximilian, Prince of Wied. 1843.

Image of Funeral Scaffold

Depiction of a Sioux funeral ceremony next to the funeral scaffold of a Sioux Chief. Men, women and children are gathered in a circle near the scaffold, in front of their dwellings.

Metadata Details
Item Type Artwork
Title Funeral Scaffold
Publication Title Travels in the Interior of North America
Short Title Funeral Scaffold, 1843
Creator Karl Bodmer
Publication Creator Maximilian, Prince of Wied
Publication Date 1843
Call Number VAULT oversize Graff 4649, Tableau 11
Location Special Collections 4th floor