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  • The Fog Warning

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    The Fog Warning

    1885

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    76.83 x 123.19 cm (30 1/4 x 48 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Ostraca

    Accession Number

    94.72

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  • The Guide and Woodsman (...

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    The Guide and Woodsman (Adirondacks)

    1889

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    35.6 x 50.8cm (14 x 20in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    48.730

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  • "Bo-Peep" (Girl with...

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    "Bo-Peep" (Girl with Shepherd's Crook Seated by a Tree)

    1878

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    17.8 x 21cm (7 x 8 1/4in.)

    Medium

    Opaque watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    48.724

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  • Fisherman's Family (The...

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    Fisherman's Family (The Lookout)

    1881

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 34.2 x 49.2 cm (13 1/2 x 19 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    48.726

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  • Boys in a Pasture

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    Boys in a Pasture

    1874

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    40.32 x 58.1 cm (15 7/8 x 22 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    53.2552

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  • Clamming

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    Clamming

    1887

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: : 39.1 x 54.6 cm (15 3/8 x 21 1/2 in.) Mat opening: 27.9 x 51.1 cm (11 x 20 1/8 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    65.1713

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  • Two Boys Rowing

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    Two Boys Rowing

    1880

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    25 x 35.6cm (9 7/8 x 14in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    1974.588

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  • Tynemouth Sands

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    Tynemouth Sands

    1882–83

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 37.2 x 54.6 cm (14 5/8 x 21 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    01.6232

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  • Adirondack Lake

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    Adirondack Lake

    1889

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 35.6 x 50.8 cm (14 x 20 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    23.215

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  • The Blue Boat

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    The Blue Boat

    1892

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 38.6 x 54.6 cm (15 3/16 x 21 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    26.764

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  • Waiting for a Bite (For Harper...

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    Waiting for a Bite (For Harper's Weekly, August 22, 1874, p. 693)

    1874

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Image: 23.2 x 35.2 cm (9 1/8 x 13 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Wood engraving

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    30.882

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  • Rocky Shore, Bermuda

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    Rocky Shore, Bermuda

    1900

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 35.7 x 53.5 cm (14 1/16 x 21 1/16 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    37.487

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  • Rocky Coast and Gulls

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    Rocky Coast and Gulls

    1869

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    41.27 x 71.44 cm (16 1/4 x 28 1/8 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    37.486

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    Americas
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  • Long Branch, New Jersey

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    Long Branch, New Jersey

    1869

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    40.64 x 55.24 cm (16 x 21 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    41.631

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  • The Adirondack Guide

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    The Adirondack Guide

    1894

    Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 38.5 x 54.6 cm (15 3/16 x 21 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    47.268

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