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Image: Skating on the Ladies’ Skating-Pond in the Central Park, New York

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Skating on the Ladies’ Skating-Pond in the Central Park, New York

19th century
350 x 516 mm (13.8 x 20.3 in.)

Winslow Homer, American, (1836–1910)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Wood engraving with printed text on verso on wove paper
Print impression quality: Very good; upper sky area fair
Edition: Published in “Harper’s Weekly” 28 January 1860, pp. 56–57
Marks: Signed in composition, lower left: “W. Homer Del”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 47; Beam 63.
Credit Line: Olin Library transfer, 1964
Accession Number: 1964.60.9

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  • ice skaters
  • ice skating
  • New York City - TGN 7007567 (“New York” preferred, “New York City” display; retained “City” for clarity)
  • Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
  • sports - Use for games that involve a reasonable degree of individual skill and physical prowess. [June 1993 related term added. March 1993 scope note changed; related terms added; descriptor moved. February 1991 scope note added; alternate term added.]

  • image Dimensions: 350 x 516 mm (13.8 x 20.3 in.)

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