An Afterglow

1883
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910)


Dimensions

Sheet: 38.0 x 54.7 cm (14 15/16 x 21 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.606

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Signed and dated at left (on transom of boat) in black wash: "HOMER 1883"
On verso: in pen and brown ink (probably in Homer's hand) No. 21 (outlined) Verso: miscellaneous notations.

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: with partial watermark: "J. WHATMAN"

Provenance

Doll and Richards, Boston, 1883; Thomas Wigglesworth, Boston, 12/1883; Henry S. Grew; with Doll and Richards, Boston, 1900; William P. Blake, Boston, Feb, 1900;
Bequest of William P. Blake in memory of his mother, Mary M. J. Dehon Blake, 1922

Credit Line

Bequest of William P. Blake in memory of his mother, Mary M. J. Dehon Blake