Trout Breaking

Rise to the Fly

1889
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910)


Dimensions

Sheet: 35.2 x 50.4 cm (13 7/8 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.729

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Signed and dated in red with touches of bright opaque red watercolor at left: "HOMER ‘89" Verso: in pencil, "HOMER 1889" and miscellaneous notations

Provenance

John T. Spaulding (1870-1948), Boston, January 1913; bequest to MFA, June 3, 1948.

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding