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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910

Fragment (upright) of a watercolor done in the Bahamas

1885

Watercolor

sheet: 31.1 × 11.6 cm (12 1/4 × 4 9/16 in.)
Gift of Allen Evarts Foster, B.A. 1906
1965.33.13a
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Samuel A. Chapin, The Ark, Prout's Neck, Maine; Allen Everts Foster, The Mayfair House, Park Ave., New York, N.Y.

Bibliography: 

Theodore E. Stebbins Jr., Kimberly Orcutt, and Virginia Anderson, American Paintings at Harvard: Paintings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826–1856 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2008), 165–66, fig. 21.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.