Distant View of Madeira

1853
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 14 x 26.7 cm (5 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1973.334

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Sea with birds flying low. Land in the distance.

Inscription

Inscribed in watercolor lower left: Distant view of Madeira July/53 / Kern delt.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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