Print, Waiting for a Bite, from Harper's Weekly, August 22, 1874, p. 693, August 22, 1874
This is a Print. It was after Winslow Homer and engraved by Edward Lagarde. It is dated August 22, 1874 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is wood engraving on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Arthur B. Carlson.
It is credited
Gift of Arthur B. Carlson.
Its dimensions are
Frame: 39.7 x 50.2 cm (15 5/8 x 19 3/4 in.)
It is signed
Signed on block at end of log, lower right: WH; and again on block, lower right: LAGARDE Sc.
It is inscribed
Caption: WAITING FOR A BITE. - (DRAWN BY WINSLOW HOMER.)
Cite this object as
Print, Waiting for a Bite, from Harper's Weekly, August 22, 1874, p. 693, August 22, 1874; After Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; wood engraving on off-white wove paper; Frame: 39.7 x 50.2 cm (15 5/8 x 19 3/4 in.); Gift of Arthur B. Carlson; 1951-93-15
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.