Lava Lake, Kilauea

March 14, 1856
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 476

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.5 x 23.6 cm (6 1/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.865

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Hawaii

Inscription

Inscribed below in pen and ink: Lava Lake / vol. Kileuea / Hawaii / S.I. March 14, 1856 Kern delt.

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 184

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