Eight Bells

1887
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Printed by G. W. H. Ritchie, New York, Published by C. Klackner, New York


Object Place: New England, United States

Dimensions

Platemark: 47.6 x 63 cm (18 3/4 x 24 13/16 in.) Sheet: 57.5 x 69.7 cm (22 5/8 x 27 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1285

Medium or Technique

Etching on parchment

Out on Loan

On display at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Japan, July 18, 2017 – October 9, 2017

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Etching in dark brown ink after the oil painting of 1886. Printed by G.W.H. Ritchie, published by C. Klackner, New York

Provenance

By 1931, with W. G. Russell Allen; 1931, his gift to the MFA. (Accession date: September 1, 1931)

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen