Artist Winslow Homer, American, 1836-1910
Title
  • Blossom Time in Virginia
Date 19th century
Medium watercolor and graphite pencil on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 × 20 inches (35.6 × 50.8 cm)
Framed: 21 3/4 × 27 3/8 × 1 3/8 inches (55.2 × 69.5 × 3.5 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 70.259
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper right, verso: ( ) ( ) 653-3; 19 5/8 x 3 1/2 ( )
Inscribed, lower right, verso: 3 | 2 orchard oak
Inscribed, inscription along the center of right edge: [illegible]
the artist, Winslow Homer;
by inheritance to C.S. Homer;
gift to his son, C.L. Homer (nephew of Winslow Homer).
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Winslow Homer Watercolors. Exh. cat., National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1986, pp. 32-33 (fig. 18).

Wood, Peter H. and Karen C.C. Dalton. Winslow Homer's Images of Blacks, the Civil War and Reconstruction Years. Exh. cat., Menil Collection. Houston, 1988, pp. 73-74 (ill.).