Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony—"How Many Eggs?"

A work made of wood engraving on buff wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of wood engraving on buff wove paper.

Date:

published June 13, 1874

Artist:

Winslow Homer (American, 1836-1910)
published by Harper’s Weekly (American, 1857-1916)

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Artist

Winslow Homer

Title

Raid on a Sand Swallow Colony—"How Many Eggs?"

Origin

United States

Date

1874

Medium

Wood engraving on buff wove paper

Dimensions

342 x 230 mm (image); 379 x 270 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Hilda Wenig

Reference Number

2001.868

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