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Inscription

Signed and dated in black watercolor l.l.: "HOMER / 1894" Verso: in graphite, "No. 5 -- Picture for a dark corner" and miscellaneous notations.

Provenance

Received from the artist by Doll and Richards (Boston), March 13, 1897; sold to George C. Wadleigh (Haverhill, MA), April 26, 1897; his wife, Mrs. Alma H. Wadleigh; her bequest to MFA, March 13, 1947.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Alma H. Wadleigh

1894

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

47.268

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors