Marketing, Funchal

July 15, 1853
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 17.9 cm (9 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.338

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Two men facing each other with market produce.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Funchall / July 15/53; lower right in graphite: E.M.K.; lower left corner: No. 22

Provenance

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