Requires Photography

Sulphur Island (Iwo Jima)

1854
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 461

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.8 x 25.5 cm (7 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.869

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Inscribed lower center in pen and ink: Sulphur Island

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 78

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