Preparatory Drawing for the Wood Engraving "Watching the Crows"

1868
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 10.5 cm (7 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.886

Medium or Technique

Graphite and white chalk on dark brown wove paper; Verso: sketch of boy's head in graphite

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Signed in black chalk l.l.: "W.H"; l.r. "WH". Verso: partial sketch of boy in broad-brimmed hat

Provenance

Acquired by MFA, 1887.

Credit Line

Source unidentified