Studies for the Funeral Scaffold of a Sioux Chief, Drawing No. 4

Karl Bodmer. Circa 1833.

Image of Studies for the Funeral Scaffold of a Sioux Chief, Drawing No. 4

A group of men and a woman with two small children congregate near a funeral scaffold (a platform on stilts). The men hold a staff, a long pipe, a rifle, and wear animal skin robes. Two domesticated dogs stand nearby.

Metadata Details
Item Type Artwork
Title Studies for the Funeral Scaffold of a Sioux Chief, Drawing No. 4
Short Title Studies Funeral Scaffold No. 4, 1833
Creator Karl Bodmer
Publication Date Circa 1833
Call Number VAULT oversize Ayer Art Bodmer, Drawing No. 4
Location Special Collections 4th floor