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Inscription

lower left in black: Homer 1901; upper center verso in graphite by unknown hand: 25=34; upper right verso in red colored pencil by unknown hand; 23.99.

Provenance

Hamilton Easter Field, New York, 1903; (M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1923); Brooklyn Museum, New York, 1923; Charles R. Henschel; Ruth K. Henschel (Mrs. Charles R. Henschel), New York, by 1958; gift to NGA, 1975

Exhibition History
1902
Thirteenth Annual Exhibition, NY Watercolor Club, 1902, no. 2
1903
Seventy-Second Annual Exhibtion, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1903, no. 608
1936
Winslow Homer Centenary Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1936, no. 97
1945
American Watercolor and Winslow Homer, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1945
1947
A Loan Exhibition of Winslow Homer for the Benefit of the New York Botanical Garden, Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1947, no. 82
1958
Winslow Homer: A Retrospective Exhibition, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, Nov. 23, 1958-Jan. 4. 1959, no. 177
1962
Watercolors by Winslow Homer from the Collection of Mrs. Charles R. Henschel, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, July 6-Sept. 12, 1962, no. 16
1966
Watercolors by Winslow Homer, 1836-1910, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 1966, no. 45
1973
Winslow Homer, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, 1973, no. 156
1995
Winslow Homer, National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995-1996, 350-351, no. 218.
2001
A Century of Drawing, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002, no. 3.
2005
Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, unnumbered brochure.
Bibliography
1995
Winslow Homer. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995-1996: no. 218.
2001
A Century of Drawing. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002: no. 3.
2014
Goodrich, Lloyd and Abigail Booth Gerdts. Record of Works by Winslow Homer. New York, 2014: V, no. 1715, p. 319