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The Life Line

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A selection of works by Winslow Homer:

The Life Line

The Life Line depicts a rescue at sea using a breeches buoy — read more about Rescue by Breeches Buoy here.

Image rights & reproduction

Details

Details
Artist: Winslow Homer
Date of work: 1884
Medium: Etching on paper in brown ink (Artist's Proof)
Accession number: 2832
Credit line: Gift of William Greenbaum and Ellen Soloman, 1993

Collections

A selection of works by Winslow Homer:

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