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image of Mending the Nets Winslow Homer (artist)
American, 1836 - 1910
Mending the Nets, 1882
watercolor and gouache over graphite
overall: 69.5 x 48.9 cm (27 3/8 x 19 1/4 in.)
Goodrich/Gerdts 2012, Vol. IV.1, no. 1100
Bequest of Julia B. Engel
1984.58.3
Not on View
From the Tour: Winslow Homer Watercolors — A Survey of Themes and Styles
Object 1 of 15

Exhibition History

1882
Brooklyn Art Association, 14-25 March 1882, no. 258 (as Fisherman's Daughters) [?]
1882
Fifteenth Annual Exhibition, 23 Jan.-25 Feb. 1882, American Water Color Society, New York, no. 648 (as Far Away from Billingsgate)
1883
Doll & Richards, Boston, [English and Maine subjects], 1-15 Dec. 1883, no. 48 (as Far Away from Billingsgate)
1883
New England Manufacturers' and Mechanics' Institute, Boston, 5 Sept.-3 Nov. 1883, no. 364 (as Fisherman's Daughter, English Coast) [?]
1891
Reichard & Co., New York, c. 2-15 Jan. 1891
1891
Twenty-fourth Annual Exhibition, American Water Color Society, New York, Feb. 1891, no. 364 (as Mending Nets)
1891
Twenty-fourth exhibition of the American Watercolor Society, New York, 1891.
1936
Winslow Homer Centenary Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, 15 Dec. 1936-15 Jan. 1937, no. 54
1958
Winslow Homer: A Retrospective Exhibition, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 23 Nov. 1958-4 Jan. 1959; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 29 Jan.-8 March 1959, no. 111
1973
Winslow Homer, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 3 April-3 June 1973, no. 100, (Whitney, only)
1986
Graphic Survey Show, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 1986-1987.
1988
Winslow Homer: All the Cullercoats Pictures, The Northern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, England, 25 July-11 Nov. 1988, no. 32
1995
Winslow Homer, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995-1996, 213-215, no. 124.
2005
Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, unnumbered brochure.

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