signed Homer, l.l.
oil on canvas
8 1/2 by 16 1/4 in.
(21.6 by 41.3 cm)
Painted circa 1865.
Charles Morrill, Chicago, Illinois, before 1900
Mrs. Anson J. Cole, Exeter, New Hampshire (his daughter)
David Findlay Galleries, New York, 1953
Ivan Podgoursky, circa 1955
Private collection (sold: California Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California, August 3, 1962)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Lloyd Goodrich and Abigail Booth Gerdts, Record of Works by Winslow Homer, vol. I, New York, 2005, no. 279, p. 345, illustrated