Long Branch, New Jersey

1869
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910)


Dimensions

40.64 x 55.24 cm (16 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

41.631

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Barbara and Theodore Alfond Gallery (Gallery 234)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower right: WINSLOW HOMER/1869

Provenance

Until at least 1870, the artist. February 13, 1874, sale, Leonard and Co., Boston. By 1906, Robert W. Vonnoh (b. 1858 - d. 1933), Philadelphia; given by Vonnoh, in partial payment of a bill, to Sherrill Babcock (b. 1860 - d. 1936), New York; by descent to his wife, Louise B. Babcock, New York; 1936, consigned by Mrs. Babcock to Frank K. M. Rehn Gallery, New York; 1941, sold by Mrs. Babcock, through Rehn Gallery, to M. Knoedler and Co., New York (stock no. A2383) [see note 1]; 1941, sold by Knoedler to the MFA for $2,800. (Accession Date: September 11, 1941)

NOTES:
[1] Getty Provenance Index, M. Knoedler and Co. Records, PI record K-29512 (stock book 8, no. A2383, p. 214).

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund