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image of On the Sands Winslow Homer (artist)
American, 1836 - 1910
On the Sands, 1881
watercolor and gouache with pen and black ink over graphite
sheet: 33.7 × 47.8 cm (13 1/4 × 18 13/16 in.)
Goodrich/Gerdts 2012, Vol. IV.1, no. 1055
Bequest of Julia B. Engel
1984.58.1
Not on View
From the Tour: Winslow Homer Watercolors — A Survey of Themes and Styles
Object 8 of 15

Exhibition History

1882
J. Eastman Chase, Boston, [watercolors], opened c. 6-c.20 Feb. 1882 [?]
1915
Water Colors by Winslow Homer, The Museum of the Brooklyn Institute, 16 Oct.-7 Nov. 1915; The Century Association, New York, 8 Dec. 1915-c. 14 Jan. 1916, no. 3
1923
Water Colors by Winslow Homer, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 9 Sept.-26 Oct. 1923, no. 31
1936
Century Loan Exhibition as a Memorial to Winslow Homer, Prout's Neck (Maine) Association, 18 July-2 Aug. 1936, no. 59
1937
Exhibition of Paintings by Winslow Homer (1836-1910), Friends of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, 1 Dec. 1937
1938
Winslow Homer Water Colors and Early Oils from the Estate of Mrs. Charles S. Homer and Other Sources, Macbeth Gallery, New York, May-June 1938, no. 5
1988
Winslow Homer: All the Cullercoats Pictures, The Norhern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, England, 25 July-11 Nov. 1988, no. 10
1995
Winslow Homer, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995-1996.
1996
An Amazing Bit of Sleight of Hand: Winslow Homer's Watercolor Techniques, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, 1996, no cat.
2005
Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, unnumbered brochure.

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