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Temple of We-na-mi, Napa

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.2 x 24.1 cm (6 3/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.878

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Building in center with others around with figures in foreground. Sunset and mountains behind.

Inscription

LR in ink: Temple of WE-NA-MI / Pillar of the Wavel/ ?/ Najoa-GLOO.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