Artist Thomas Waterman Wood, American, 1823-1903
  • Sunday Morning
Date 1877
Medium Oil on panel
Dimensions Overall: 19 3/4 × 15 3/4 inches (50.2 × 40 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 2009.87
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W290, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, lower left: T W Wood | 1877
1877, Milford Fish;
his great-nephew, Frederic Warriner (Pasadena, California, USA);
1991-2007, private collection.
2009-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Illustrated Catalogue of the 52nd Annual Exhibition. Exh. cat., National Academy of Design. New York, 1877, p. 51 (ill.).

Harper’s Weekly 21, 1059 (April 14, 1877): p. 289 (ill.).

“Academy of Design. III. Genre-Pictures.” New-York Tribune (April 16, 1877): p. 5.

Thomas Waterman Wood PNA, 1823-1903. Exh. cat., Wood Art Gallery. Montpelier, VT, 1972, p. 48.

Cikovsky, Nicolai Jr. and Franklin Kelly. Winslow Homer. Exh. cat., National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1995, p. 96 (fig. 74).

Conrads, Margaret C. Winslow Homer and the Critics: Forging a National Art in the 1870s. Exh. cat., Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Kansas City, 2001, p. 128, no. 38.

Morgan, Jo-Ann. Uncle Tom's Cabin as Visual Culture. Columbia, Missouri, 2007, p. 148, no. 38.