A Fisherman's Day

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1889
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Watercolor on thin cardboard
  • Dimension

    H x W: 31.3 x 49.1 cm (12 5/16 x 19 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1913.35a-b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1913.35a-b

Object Details

  • Artist

    Winslow Homer (1836-1910)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Reichard and Company
    William T. Evans (American, born Ireland, 1843-1918)
    American Art Association (established 1883) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    Reichard and Company, New York [1]
    To 1913
    William T. Evans (1843-1918), New York and New Jersey, purchased from Gustav Reichard, to 1913 [2]
    From 1913 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at the William T. Evans sale, American Art Association, March 31 and April 1-2, 1913, no. 39 [3]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]
    Notes:
    [1] See Provenance Remark 1 in the object record, as well as Curatorial Remark 3, Kate Theimer, April 28, 1994, in the object record. See also, Dana H. Carroll and William Thomas Evans, New York, Illustrated Catalogue of the Collection of American Paintings Formed by the Widely Known Amateur William T. Evans, sale cat. (New York, NY: American Art Association, March 31-April 1 and 2, 1913), no. 39.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See note 1. See also, List of American Paintings Other than by Whistler, A, pg. 10, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [4] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Painting
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