Tchucktche Hunting Canoes, Glassnappe Harbor

1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Dimensions

Sheet: 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Mount: 39.2 x 26.4 cm (15 7/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1876

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Nine men rowing a canoe, with two scale drawings of canoe below

Inscription

Below top sketch: (?) Ridon [or Bidon or ...ou] Tchucktche; bottom of sheet: Scale 1/4 inch to 1 foot.

Provenance

By 1950, Childs Gallery; 1950, sold by Childs Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875