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What is this?

Bear juniper tree branches spread diagonally over a hillside.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated 1883–84 and we acquired it in 1912. Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr..

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Its medium is

charcoal, brush and white gouache on gray laid paper

Its dimensions are

29.7 x 59.3 cm (11 11/16 x 23 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Saint Mars. Verso: Stamped in ?: 37

This object was created by Winslow Homer

This object was catalogued by Elaine Evans Dee , Amanda Sarroff and Calvin S. Hathaway and donated by Charles Savage Homer, Jr.

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