Waiting for a Bite

Winslow Homer, American, 1836 - 1910

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1874

Wood engraving on wove paper

Image: 9 1/8 × 13 3/4 in. (23.1 × 34.9 cm)

Sheet: 11 3/16 × 16 in. (28.4 × 40.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Carl Golub

PR.993.58.11

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, in block, lower right (on log): WH; signed, in block, lower right: LAGARDE Sc.; printed, lower center margin: WAITING FOR A BITE.-[DRAWN BY WINSLOW HOMER.]

Exhibition History

The American Scene: Views of Everyday Life, 1840-1890, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH50, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 6, 1998.

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–April 11, 2022.

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