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A Quiet Day in the Woods

19th century
156 x 165 mm (6.1 x 6.5 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 “Appleton’s Journal” 25 June 1870, cover
Marks: Signed in composition, upper right: “WH”; printed below title: “By Winslow Homer”; signed in composition by engraver, lower right: “J Karst”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 146; Beam 177.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1958
Accession Number: 1958.4.24

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  • hunting
  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • 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: 156 x 165 mm (6.1 x 6.5 in.)

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