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The Morning Bell

The Morning Bell

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Title:
The Morning Bell
Description:
The Morning Bell [by] Winslow Homer. [1871]. Off-set half-tone from an original oil painting by Homer owned by the Yale University Art Gallery. From the Collection of Stephen C. Clark. New York: Artistic Picture Publishing Co., n.d., plate no. 321. (Date on print, ca. 1866, is incorrect.) Image depicts women carrying lunch pails on their way to work. Bell on roof of mill in background is ringing. See also: Harper's Weekly wood engraving of the same name, 0000.540. Copy A. 56 x 44.5 cm.
Artist:
Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910
Publisher:
Harper & Brothers
Date:
[ca. 1871]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Offset photomechanical prints
Location:
American Textile History Museum
Collection (local):
Osborne Library
Subjects:
Textile workers
Textile industry
Working class
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Lawrence
Extent:
overall: horizontal 56 cm x vertical 44.5 cm x depth x diameter
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Preferred Citation:
Courtesy of American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA
Notes:
Multiple copies.
Accession #:
1111.25