Cutting up the Whale, Glassnappe Harbor

1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 43.5 cm (9 1/8 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.893

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Many figures on shore and in water around small boat and whale.

Inscription

LL in graphite: Kern; illegible / title; /55

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