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Driving Cows to Pasture

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Inscription

Signed and dated in black watercolor l.l.: "HOMER ‘79"

Provenance

Probably Wm Butters & Co., Chicago, auction 7-10 Dec. 1879 ("Original Water Colors and Charcoal Sketches from Nature by Winslow Homer N.A.) to Mrs. Wirt Dexter; left to her daughter Katharine; Estate of Katharine Dexter McCormick; bequest to MFA, September 11, 1968.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Dexter McCormick

1879

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 x 34.5 cm (8 9/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.569

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors