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Inscription

lower left in black: HOMER KEY WEST.1903.; center verso in graphite: Hauling Anchor

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Provenance

(J. W. Young, Chicago, c. 1908); George C. Calvert, Indianapolis, by 1908; (Milch Galleries, New York, by 1926); Charles R. Henschel, New York, 1926; Ruth K. Henschel (Mrs. Charles R. Henschel), New York 1956; gift to NGA, 1975

Exhibition History
1905
Second Annual Exhibition, Philadelphia Water Color Club, Apr. 3-29, 1905, no. 636 (as Pulling in the Anchor)
1905
Thirty-eighth Annual Exhibition, American Water Color Society, New York, Mar. 10-27, 1905, no. 26A (as Pulling in the Anchor)
1911
Memorial Exhibition of Winslow Homer, John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis Mus. of Art, 15 Nov.-12 Dec. 1911, no. 13 (as Key West)
1930
Sixth Loan Exhibition: Winslow Homer, Albert P. Ryder, Thomas Eakins, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, opened 8 May 1930
1936
Winslow Homer 1836-1910: Loan Exhibtion of Watercolors Commemorating the Centenary of his Birth, M. Knoedler & Co., NY, 20 Jan.-8 Feb. 1936, no. 21
1941
Watercolors and Drawings by Winslow Homer, Institute of Modern Art, Boston, 21 June-15 July 1941, no. wc-16
1962
Water Colors by Winslow Homer from the Collection of Mrs. Charles R. Henschel, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 6 July-12 Sept. 1962, no. 17
1966
Watercolors by Winslow Homer, 1836-1910, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 7 July-28 Aug. 1966, no. 46
1986
Winslow Homer Watercolors, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2 Mar.-11 May 1986, no. 218
1995
Winslow Homer, National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995-1996, 352-353, no. 220.
2005
Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, unnumbered brochure, fig. 8.
Bibliography
1986
Cooper 1986, p.228, fig.218, cover illustration.
1991
115 (color repro. shows watercolor in the Fogg Art Museum).
1991
Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 293, color repro.
1995
Brock, Charles. "Winslow Homer." American Art Review 7 (February-March 1995): 101.
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. 220.
2014
Goodrich, Lloyd and Abigail Booth Gerdts. Record of Works by Winslow Homer. New York, 2014: V, no. 1739, p. 345.
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