Monument to M.K.
Karolik cat. no 1216, fig. 304 (Folk artists)
Image: 37.94 x 32.4 cm (14 15/16 x 12 3/4 in.) oval Sheet: 49.1 x 35.1 cm (19 5/16 x 13 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and watercolor (oval)
Not On View
Folk art- memorials. Monument set on hummock of stone and grass center. Gentleman and lady right, view of winding path and inn in distance left.
On monument in ink: M.K./ GOD/ Be the strength/ of your heart/ and/ your portion/ forever/ Ps. 73.26. Onhummock: 50; in margin below: S.R. pxt. Feb. 22. 1827.
1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875