Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 14 x 24 cm (5 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor on paper
Not On View
The sea, with a cliff lined shore in the background.
Inscribed in watercolor lower left: Madeira July/53 / Kern; lower right: Pt.Sol P. Cruz
Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik. Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875