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center right in white watercolor: Homer '77

Provenance

William Townsend, Boston, nd; Rose Townsend and Elizabeth Townsend, Boston, his nieces, by bequest, nd; Thomas H. Townsend, Boston, their cousin, and William Townsend's great-nephew, by bequest, c. 1975; (Vose Galleries of Boston, 1977); Jo and Julian Ganz, Los Angeles, 1977; gift to NGA, 1990

Exhibition History
1877
Tenth Annual Exhibition, American Society of Painters in Water Colors, New York, 22 Jan.-4 March 1877, no. 122
1986
Winslow Homer Watercolors, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2 March -11 May 1986. Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, 6 June-27 July 1986; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 11 Sept.-2 Nov. 1986, no. 31
1991
Art for the Nation: Gifts in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the national Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1991, unnumbered catalogue, color repro.
1995
Winslow Homer, National Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995-1996, no. 85.
2001
Winslow Homer and the Critics: Forging a National Art in the 1870s, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, 2001-2002, unnumbered catalogue, fig. 83 (shown only in Kansas City).
2005
Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, unnumbered brochure, detail on cover.
Bibliography
1991
Gingold, Diane J., and Elizabeth A.C. Weil. The Corporate Patron. New York, 1991: 108, color repro.
1991
Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 325, color repro.
1993
Hechinger, Fred M. "About Partnership." On Common Ground (newsletter of the Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute) (Fall 1993): 20.
1994
Scholastic Art 24, (April-May 1994): 10.
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. 85.
2001
Unger, Miles. The Watercolors of Winslow Homer. New York, 2001: 65, 68.
2001
Winslow Homer and the Critics. Exh. cat. Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, 2001-2002: fig. 83.
2005
Kelly, Franklin. "Winslow Homer in the National Gallery of Art." National Gallery of Art Bulletin, no. 33 (Summer 2005): 28, repro.
2008
Goodrich, Lloyd and Abigail Booth Gerdts. Record of Works by Winslow Homer. New York, 2008: III: no. 613, p. 41
2008
Tedeschi, Martha with Kristi Dahm. Watercolors by Winslow Homer: The Color of Light, Art Institute of Chicago, 2008: 57, fig. 24.
2016
National Gallery of Art. Highlights from the National Gallery of Art, Washington. Washington, 2016: 233, repro.
2017
American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent. Exh. cat. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2017: 142, no. 108.
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