Canoe and paddle of the natives of Santa Cruz Island, Feb. 1854

1854
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.5 x 29.4 cm (8 1/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Mount: 25.8 x 33.5 cm (10 3/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1889

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Pen and brown ink, lower left: E.M.K. Delt; lower right: Canoe and Paddle of the Natives of / Santa Cruz I / Feby 1854

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