Artist Winslow Homer, American, 1836-1910
Title
  • Girl and Laurel
Date 1879
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 22 5/8 × 15 3/4 inches (57.5 × 40 cm)
Framed: 28 1/4 × 21 1/4 × 1 7/8 inches (71.8 × 54 × 4.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
Accession Number 40.56
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W290, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, lower left corner: Homer | 1879
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Savage Homer, Jr.
Mr. Arthur Homer.
Macbeth Galleries (New York, New York, USA);
19440-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 20, 1 (October 1940).

Winslow Homer. Exh. cat., National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1958, no. 43.

“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement. Detroit Free Press (May 20, 1979): p. 29 (ill.).

“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement. Detroit News (April 10, 1983): p. 18 (ill.).

Masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Bunkamura Museum of Art. Tokyo, 1989, no. 68 (ill.).