End of the Portage
Transparent and opaque watercolor with graphite underdrawing on wove paper
14 x 21 in. (35.6 x 53.3 cm)
Frame: 24 x 30 x 1 1/2 in. (61 x 76.2 x 3.8 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower left: "HOMER '97"
On verso: inscribed across whole sheet in black chalk (?), "Saguenay River / Grand Discharge / P. Q. Canada / Winslow Homer"; in center of sheet, in midst of larger inscription, in graphite, "E. L---- / C 23581 / 1 XX"; at top right in graphite, "45431" encircled.
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Bequest of Helen Babbott Sanders
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Winslow Homer (American, 1836-1910). End of the Portage, 1897. Transparent and opaque watercolor with graphite underdrawing on wove paper, 14 x 21 in. (35.6 x 53.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Helen Babbott Sanders, 78.151.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 78.151.1_SL3.jpg)
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