Costume of Tehucktche Men

August 1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 25.8 cm (12 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.900

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two men standing; man at left stands in profile facing right, while man at right faces front holding a harpoon.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Kern delt / Costume of Tehucktche men Glassnappe harbor

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 154

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875