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1912

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Drawing, Cabin with Two Children, 1862

This is a Drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1862 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is graphite on wove paper, laid down. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Charles Savage Homer, Jr.. It is credited Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr..

Its dimensions are

12.1 x 8.9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in black ink, at lower left: Museum for the Decorative Arts Cooper Union.

It is inscribed

Inscribed by the artist in graphite, inverted across the bottom: Co I 18 men; and again at left a color notation.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Cabin with Two Children, 1862; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; graphite on wove paper, laid down; 12.1 x 8.9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-181-a

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