Entrance to Lloyd Harbor

October 29 1854
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.8 x 25.6 cm (9 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.861

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Rock outcroppings in the water.

Inscription

Insribed lower left in graphite; monogram EMK; in pen and ink lower center: South head Lobster POint Haughtow Beach; lower left: South head going in / Octo. 29 1854; in graphite lower center: Entrance to Gay Harbor / Peel Island

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA Nov. 12, 1959; Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik.

Credit Line

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