The Life Line
Etching in green ink with aquatint and drypoint on beige moderately thick moderately textured wove paper
Sheet: 17 1/2 x 23 in. (44.5 x 58.4 cm) (show scale)
Signed in graphite below the platemark lower right: "Winslow Homer"
Below image at center within platemark printed in green ink: "Copyright 1887 by C. Klackner 17 East 17th St. New York" At bottom left of image is printed: "HOMER 1884". At lower right edge within image is printed: "Copyright 1884 Winslow HOMER". Below image at bottom left corner is an "H" in graphite next to an "80" stamped in blue ink. On verso bottom left in graphite: "B 30821"
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Carll H. de Silver Fund
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Winslow Homer (American, 1836-1910). The Life Line, 1884. Etching in green ink with aquatint and drypoint on beige moderately thick moderately textured wove paper, Sheet: 17 1/2 x 23 in. (44.5 x 58.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Carll H. de Silver Fund, 35.1062 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.1062_PS2.jpg)
overall, 35.1062_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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