Karl Bodmer - Cutoff-River. Branch of the Wabash.
“Cutoff-River. Arm des Wabash. Bras de Wabash. Branch of the Wabash.” - Vig. VIII.
Bodmer probably made this view in watercolour late November or December 1832.
Aquatint and etching by Lucas Weber (1811-1860) after a watercolour by Karl Bodmer, from Prince Maximilian's “Travels in the Interior of North America, 1832-1834”.
First state (Ruud 2004, p 255) for a German or French edition, printed by Bougeard, Paris, 1837-43, on large wove paper (papier vélin), published by Jakob Hölscher, Koblenz, 1837-42 or by Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1840-43.
Plate mark: 23,5 x 33 cm, paper size: 44 x 61 cm (printed on large paper). With blind stamp: C. BODMER.