Drawing, "From the Retina of a Drowned Man"
This is a drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1881–82 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is graphite on wove paper, mounted in an album.. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Charles Savage Homer, Jr..
It is credited
Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr..
Its dimensions are
8.5 x 12.4 cm (3 3/8 x 4 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped upside down in ink at lower right: Museum for the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union.
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite across lower half of sheet: From the retina of a drowned man.
Cite this object as
Drawing, "From the Retina of a Drowned Man"; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; graphite on wove paper, mounted in an album.; 8.5 x 12.4 cm (3 3/8 x 4 7/8 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-253