Overlooking the Camp at Glassnappe

August 1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 472

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.6 x 34.2 cm (8 1/2 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.890

Medium or Technique

Graphite and brown wash with white watercolor on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Rocky foreground, bay in middleground, mountains rising in background. From Glassnappe Harbor, Siberia.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Kern / Aug 55 / overlooking the camp at Glassnappe

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