Woman Standing by a Gate, Bahamas
Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910)
Sheet: 40 x 37 cm (15 3/4 x 14 9/16 in.) Mount: 43 x 40 cm (16 15/16 x 15 3/4 in.)
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Lower right: in gray wash, HOMER 1885; in pen and blue ink, Winslow Homer.
Edward W. Hooper until 1901; to his brother-in-law and executor Horace D. Chapin (1850-1937) for safekeeping; to Louisa Hooper Thoron after she was married to Ward Thoron; by inheritance to her daughter Faith Thoron Knapp (died 2003); given at her request to MFA September 17, 2003. In 1911 Chapin wrote W. H. Downes that this picture, "Bahama," was one of several Homers in his house, but belonged to the Hooper estate.
Gift of Faith T. Knapp