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What is this?

Recto: Horizontal view of a beach, wih breakers; in center, men in oilskins beaching a dory; to the left, group of men running towards men at center.

Verso: Figure suggestive of left hand figure in "Eight Bells."

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated October 10, 1900 and we acquired it in 1912. Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr..

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Its medium is

graphite on paper

Its dimensions are

12.4 x 19.2 cm (4 7/8 x 7 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at ?: [date of October 10th]

This object was created by Winslow Homer

This object was donated by Charles Savage Homer, Jr. and catalogued by Adrienne Sturbois

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