Portrait of O-ko-ke

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 471

Dimensions

Sheet: 19 x 20.3 cm (7 1/2 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

59.888

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Bust facing front.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Kern; lower center: O'Ko-Ke

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 146

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