South Head, Peel Island

November 6, 1954
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.2 x 29.2 cm (7 3/16 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.860

Medium or Technique

Brush and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Outcropping of rocks in the water.

Inscription

Inscribed below in pen and ink: South Head Lloyd Harbor / Peel I. Bonin Grp / Novr 6 /54

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959 Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875