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Inscription

On recto lower left in brush and black watercolor: Winslow Homer 1880

Provenance

Probably Doll & Richards, Boston, to Edward William Hooper by 1900; to a daughter (Louisa Hooper Thoron); to Gray Thoron, Ithaca, New York, 1975; gift to MFA, December 1996.

Credit Line

From the collection of Louisa Hooper Thoron. A gift in memory of Edward William Hooper, Trustee of the Museum 1879-1901, from a grandson

1880

Dimensions

Overall: 34.5 x 49.2cm (13 9/16 x 19 3/8 in.) Framed: 60.3 x 75.9 cm (23 3/4 x 29 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1996.458

Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

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Watercolors