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Tehucktche Woman in Furs

August 1855
Edward Meyer Kern (American, 1823–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.7 x 25.3 cm (11 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.891

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Woman standing, facing front wearing heavy furs. Another figure in background right and a hut in background left.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Kern / Tehucktche Woman / in furs - Aug 55; lower right: something illegible

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 144

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