Drawing, Study for "The Life Line", 1882–83
This is a Drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1882–83 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is charcoal, white chalk on cream wove paper, lined with muslin . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Charles Savage Homer, Jr..
It is credited
Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr..
Its dimensions are
44.9 x 28 cm (17 11/16 x 11 in.)
It has the following markings
Recto: Stamped in brown ink, at lower left corner: Museum for the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union [Lugt 457d]
It is inscribed
Recto: black chalk, lower left corner: The Life Line / First Sketch
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study for "The Life Line", 1882–83; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; charcoal, white chalk on cream wove paper, lined with muslin ; 44.9 x 28 cm (17 11/16 x 11 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-34
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.