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Catalog Number 10645-4272
Title Clipping, Magazine; Winslow Homer; Letterpress; On the Bluff at Long Branch, At the Bathing Hour; Harper's Weekly
Object Name Clipping, Magazine
Description Magazine clipping from Harper's Weekly dated August 6, 1870. The clipping features text on one side and an illustration by Winslow Homer on the other. The illustration, "On the Bluff at Long Branch, At the Bathing Hour" is a view of a group of women walking toward the beach on a bluff, windblown. In the background two men are visible standing on the bluff. In the distance is the water. Below the bluff is a wooden guide-fence down the side of the bluff. A shack with "Bathing Dresses" is at the base of the bluff. The beach is crowded with people. The title of the illustration and the artist is printed below.
Date 08/06/1870
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Letterpress
Artist Homer, Winslow
Made Harper & Brothers
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 16
Width (in) 11
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Homer, Winslow
Other Name Clipping, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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