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A Bivouac Fire on the Potomac

19th century
350 x 510 mm (13.8 x 20.1 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” 21 December 1861, pp. 808–809
Marks: Signed in composition, lower center: “Homer”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 65; Beam 86; Goodrich 39.
Credit Line: Gift of Susan Swallow, 1939
Accession Number: 1939.3.3

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