Tchucktche Men in Their War Dress

Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 475

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.7 x 41.1 cm (10 1/8 x 16 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.903

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Four warriors wearing shoulder capes with pointed head pieces and conical skirts made of strips in horizontal layers; armed with bows and arrows.

Inscription

LL in graphite: Kern and title

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