Drawing, The Life Line, 1882–83
Charcoal, white chalk on cream wove paper, lined. Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.. 1912-12-34.
What is this?
A firefighter facing right and holds an unconscious young girl in a gurney as he carries her to safety. The girl's head rolls back, her right arm hangs down limply and the clutches a rope.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions: