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A Body Guard of the Loo Choo Regent

December 1854
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.8 x 22.5 cm (11 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.875

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphtie: WM Kern; below: One of the Body guard of / the Regent of Loo Choo / Tu mai Loo Choo / Dec 1854

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