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Three Boys on a Beached Dory

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Inscription

Not signed or dated

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

1873

Dimensions

Sheet: 18 x 39.5 cm (7 1/16 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.575

Medium or Technique

Black chalk and opaque white watercolor on buff laid paper with variegated blue and pink fibers

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