Small Temple near Simoda
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 25.4 x 38.6 cm (10 x 15 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and white watercolor on yellow-gray paper
Not On View
Temple in middle ground, left.
Inscribed in graphite lower left: Small Temple near Simoda Japan May /55
Annotated in graphite on verso: 88
Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik.Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875