A Tchucktche paddling a Kyak, Glassnappe Harbor

1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Dimensions

Sheet: 36.4 x 23.5 cm (14 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.); Mount: 38.5 x 23.5 cm (15 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1874

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Primary drawing with two scale drawings of a kyak below

Inscription

Below: Scale of feet [scale]

Signed

Below top drawing: Kern / Kiak (Tchucktche / Glassnappe Harbor

Provenance

By 1950, Childs Gallery; 1950, sold by Childs Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875