Sulphur Bed, Volcano of Kilauea

1856
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 477

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 29.9 cm (7 3/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.864

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Hawaii

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Sketch / Sulfur bed at / Volcano of Kileau (sic.) / S.I.; lower right: Kern

Markings

Annotated in graphite on verso: 186

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