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Drawing, The Life Boat

This is a Drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. We acquired it in 1912. Its medium is brush and wash, brush and gouache, chalk on wove paper . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Charles Savage Homer, Jr..

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Drawing, The Life Boat; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; brush and wash, brush and gouache, chalk on wove paper ; 1912-12-130

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