Drawing, Shepherdess Resting Under a Tree
This is a drawing. It was created by Winslow Homer. It is dated 1878 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is graphite, brush and gouache on gray-green wove paper. 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
Sheet: 13.3 x 21.8 cm (5 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: A St. MARGEL -; Stamped in black ink, at lower right corner: Museum for the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union.
It is signed
Signed in graphite, lower right: W H 1878
It is inscribed
Verso: Inscribed in graphite, left margin: 4
Cite this object as
Drawing, Shepherdess Resting Under a Tree; Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910); USA; graphite, brush and gouache on gray-green wove paper; Sheet: 13.3 x 21.8 cm (5 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.); Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.; 1912-12-88
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.