Sun and Clouds

Maker(s)
Artist: Winslow Homer (1836-1910)
Historical period(s)
1882
Medium
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 31.6 x 54.5 cm (12 7/16 x 21 7/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1913.31a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Watercolor

Keywords
cloud, ocean, sun, United States, woman
Provenance

To 1913
Knoedler & Co., New York, NY, to 1913 [1]

From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Knoedler & Co., New York, on April 4, 1913 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See American Paintings, List A, page 10, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] 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.

Previous Owner(s)

M. Knoedler & Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Tony Harrison. Winslow Homer in England., rev. 1996 Station Press UK ed.: "Winslow Homer in Cullercoats". Ocean Park, ME. p. 82, pl. e46.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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