Drawing, First Sketch for "The Wreck", 1885–86
This is a Drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1885–86 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is charcoal on off-white wove paper. 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
16.9 x 24.4 cm (6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped in faded ink, at lower left: "Museum for the Arts of Decoration, Cooper Union."
It is inscribed
Recto: Inscribed by the artist in graphite, at bottom right: First Sketch. Verso: Inscribed in graphite, at top edge: (215).
Cite this object as
Drawing, First Sketch for "The Wreck", 1885–86; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; charcoal on off-white wove paper; 16.9 x 24.4 cm (6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-215