Madeira Boats on the Beach
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 21.1 x 26.9 cm (8 5/16 x 10 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and brush and wash on paper
Not On View
figures before a boats on the beach.
Inscribed in graphite below center: Madira (sic) Boats on the Beach; lower left: No. 20.
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