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Drawing, Head of a Bearded Soldier Wearing a Cap, 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, mounted in an album. 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 is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at bottom center: I - 8[?]I; and in an inverted position at top with the accession number.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Head of a Bearded Soldier Wearing a Cap, 1862; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; graphite on wove paper, mounted in an album; 12.1 x 8.9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-181-b

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