Interior of a Tehucktche Hut

1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 474

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.1 x 40.6 cm (8 11/16 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

59.899

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Several figures and a dog inside a hut. Some are eating, some prepare food, a woman is nursing, and a figure is shown entering at left with buckets of water.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Inerior of a Tehucktche Hut / Glassnappe Harbor

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 136

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