Loo Choo Priests

November 1854
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 459

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.5 x 23.9 cm (12 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.870

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Two priests, standing frontal.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Loo Choo Priests / mmai Loo Choo Nov 1854 / (something illegible, bottom half cut off)

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