DAC Collection Object Information
Christmas Boxes in Camp—Christmas, 1861,
Wood engraving with printed text on verso on wove paper
Print impression quality: Poor
Dimensions (Image): 275 x 232 mm (10.8 x 9.1 in.)
Dimensions (Sheet): 414 x 300 mm (16.3 x 11.8 in.)
Signed in block, "Adam S"; inscribed on mat in pencil in unidentified hand "Not by Homer"
Edition: Published in "Harper's Weekly," Jan. 4, 1862, Cover
Accession number: Retrospective TBD
Bibliography: Cowdrey 67 but without Winslow Homer signature (Cowdrey 67 describes the signature “HOMER” on block, which is not on this print; possibly the inscribed “Adam’s S” lower center on box is an artist’s signature).
Work Type: print
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- civil wars
- American Studies
- U.S. Civil War
- Civil War era
- camps (military)