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A Bivouac Fire on the Potomac, from Harper's Weekly, December 21, 1861

1861 Winslow Homer Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1836 Died: Prout's Neck, Maine 1910 wood engraving on paper image: 13 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. (34.9 x 51.4 cm) irregular Smithsonian American Art Museum The Ray Austrian Collection, Gift of Beatrice L. Austrian, Caryl A. Austrian and James A. Austrian 1996.63.114 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - military - barracks

Figure group - male

Figure(s) in exterior - other - campfire

History - United States - Civil War

Landscape - Virginia

Occupation - military - soldier

Recreation - dancing

graphic arts - print

paper

wood engraving

About Winslow Homer

Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1836 Died: Prout's Neck, Maine 1910

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