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Thanksgiving Day, 1860. —The Two Great Classes of Society

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Thanksgiving Day, 1860. —The Two Great Classes of Society

19th century
351 x 515 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
Edition: Published in “Harper’s Weekly” 1 December 1860, pp. 760–61
Marks: Signed in composition, lower left: “W. Homer”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 58; Beam 74.
Credit Line: Olin Library transfer, 1964
Accession Number: 1964.60.11

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  • festivals - Gala occasions devoted to community observances, such as harvests or anniversaries of notable persons; also cultural events consisting typically of a series of performances of works in the arts. W [May 1991 alternate term added.]
  • food - Use for any material that can be digested or absorbed by the body of a human or other animal and used as a source of energy or some essential nutrient, to build and replace tissue, or to relieve hunger. [April 1995 descriptor changed, was "foodstuff"; lead-in terms added.]
  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • holidays
  • social classes - Levels in human populations distinguished by degree of wealth or privilege, modes of labor, way of life, or other social, economic, or cultural factors. TSIT [May 1994 related term added. April 1993 lead-in term deleted, was 'social stratification'; lead-in term deleted, was 'class differences'. May 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • Thanksgiving

  • image Dimensions: 351 x 515 mm (13.8 x 20.3 in.)

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