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Print, Snap the Whip, from Harper's Weekly, September 20, 1873, pp. 245-25, 1873

This is a Print. It was after Winslow Homer. It is dated 1873 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is wood engraving on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of John Goldsmith Phillips, Jr..

Its dimensions are

40.5 x 57.3 cm (15 15/16 x 22 9/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed on block, lower right: HOMER 1873 Signed on block, lower left: LAGARDE Sc

It is inscribed

Caption: "SNAP-THE-WHIP."- DRAWN BY WINSLOW HOMER.- [SEE PAGE 826.]

Cite this object as

Print, Snap the Whip, from Harper's Weekly, September 20, 1873, pp. 245-25, 1873; After Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; wood engraving on off-white wove paper; 40.5 x 57.3 cm (15 15/16 x 22 9/16 in.); Gift of John Goldsmith Phillips, Jr.; 1947-4-60

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.

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