Winslow Homer Winslow Homer, at the National Gallery of Art, New York City, 1880, photo by Napoleon Sarony (1821–1896) Birth name Winslow Homer Born February 24, 1836 Boston, Massachusetts Died September 29, 1910 (aged 74) Prouts Neck, Maine Nationality American Field
Winslow Homer (February 24, 1836 – September 29, 1910) was an American landscape painter and printmaker, best known for his marine subjects. He is considered one of the foremost painters in 19th century America and a preeminent figure in American art. Largely self-taught, Homer began his career working as a commercial illustrator.He subsequently took up oil painting and produced major studio works characterized by the weight and density he exploited from the medium. He also worked extensively in watercolor, creating a fluid and prolific oeuvre, primarily chronicling his working vacations.
Winslow Homer (1836 – 1910) was was an American landscape painter and printmaker, best known for his marine subjects. He is considered one of the foremost painters in 19th century America and a pre-eminent figure in American art. 1894+The+Adirondack+Guide+watercolour.jpg (798×574)
The Storm Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, Bédarieux 1837–1883 Paris) Date: 1880 Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: 92 1/4 x 61 3/4 in. (234.3 x 156.8 cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887 Accession Number: 87.15.134 This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 800