Perils Of The Sea
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M10128
People
Winslow Homer, American (Boston, MA 1836 - 1910 Prouts Neck, ME)
Title
Perils of the sea
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1888
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching on off white wove paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
sheet: 45.5 x 60.7 cm (17 15/16 x 23 7/8 in.)
image: 35 x 51.8 cm (13 3/4 x 20 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: upper left etched in plate "GWH Ritchier Imp"
  • inscription: lower left etched in plate: Image of an anchor
  • inscription: lower middle etched in plate "Copyrigt 1888 by C. Klaskiner 17 East 17th St. New York"
  • inscription: lower right signed in pencil "Winslow Homer N.A."
  • inscription: lower right etched into image "Homer"
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Paul J. Sachs
Object Number
M10128
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted