User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Two Girls mourning by a Tomb, and an Angel blowing a Trumpet

Start collecting


Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1198, fig. 294 (Folk artists)


Image: 37.8 x 48.3 cm (14 7/8 x 19 in.) (flattened oval) Sheet: 39.8 x 49.8 cm (15 11/16 x 19 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor touched with gold on paper


Prints and Drawings