Related Objects
Current Location:
Flat File 01 -> Drawer 4 (FF)
Location Notes:
FF; Drawer 4

“A Girl in a Punt” by Winslow Homer

Artwork
Identifier:
2015.59.67
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original 1880 watercolor
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 12 in Width: 14 in
Description:
A girl in a rowboat near the sea shore. A sailboat can be seen in the background.
Historical Context:
Winslow Homer was a self-taught American landscape painter and print maker of the 19th century, best known for his marine subjects. He is a preeminent figure in American art. He started working as a commercial illustrator before taking up oil painting. He has also worked extensively with watercolor. "Look at nature, work independently, solve your own problems."