On the Broom Road, Papeete

April 1856
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Dimensions

Sheet: 27.3 x 35.6 cm (10 3/4 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

59.882

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil touched with white on yellow-gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Three figures on road surrounded by trees (mostly palm).

Inscription

LR in graphite: Sketch on the Broom Road/ ? / April / 56 / Kern

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