Beach Scene  1869

by Winslow Homer

Description: [br]Winslow Homer is considered the most important American painter of the second half of the 19th century. Principally known for his depictions of stormy seas, Homer was one of the first artists to focus on the theme of bathers on the beach, which had recently been made fashionable by Eugène Boudin in Paris in the mid-1860s. [url=
29.3 x 24 cm
Oil on canvas laid
© Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection on loan at Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza. Exhibited on USEUM for Scholarly use.