Artist Winslow Homer, American, 1836-1910
  • Watering Plants
Date 1874
Medium brush and grey wash and white gouache over pencil on grey wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 × 9 1/4 inches (35.6 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 50.94
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in white gouache, lower right: Homer 74
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 1 [circled]
Mrs. Arthur Homer (Prout's Neck, Main, USA).
1950-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Century Loan Exhibition in Winslow Homer's Studio. Exh. cat., Winslow Homer Studio. Prout's Neck, 1936, no. 4.

Yankee Painter: A Retrospective Exhibition of Oils, Watercolors and Graphics by Winslow Homer. Exh. cat., University of Arizona Art Gallery. Tucson, 1963, cat. 44, p. 82 (ill. p. 24).

Bulletin of the DIA 31, no. 1 (1951-1952): pp. 6-8 (ill.).