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Waiting for a Bite

19th century
229 x 348 mm (9 x 13.7 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: Excellent
Edition: Published in “Harper’s Weekly” 22 August 1874, p. 693
Marks: Signed by engraver in composition, lower right: “Lagarde Sc.”; printed after title: “[Drawn by Winslow Homer]”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 185; Beam 215; Goodrich 87.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1958
Accession Number: 1958.4.30

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  • fishing
  • 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: 229 x 348 mm (9 x 13.7 in.)

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