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Drawing, Two Girls in a Field, 1879

This is a Drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1879 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is graphite on white wove paper. 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

23.3 x 25.3 cm (9 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed and dated in graphite, at lower right: Winslow Homer / 1879

It is inscribed

Recto: Inscribed in graphite across lower margin: Copyright given to D. Appleton and Co.; and again, at upper left [sideways]: 9251- 1 Jan 13 XXX / 5" higher. Verso: Inscribed in graphite: No.19 / $25.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Two Girls in a Field, 1879; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; graphite on white wove paper; 23.3 x 25.3 cm (9 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-80

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