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The Eagle's Nest

Winslow Homer

American, 1836–1910

The Eagle's Nest


Medium Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions 21 9/16 x 13 9/16 in. (54.7 x 34.5 cm) Frame: 30 1/8 x 22 3/16 in. (76.5 x 56.4 cm)
Object Number 1955.1502
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955
Status Off View

Image Caption

Winslow Homer, The Eagle's Nest, 1902, Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.1502.


Haverkamp-Begemann, Egbert, Standish D. Lawder, and Charles W. Talbot, Jr. Drawings from the Clark Art Institute: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Robert Sterling Clark Collection of European and American Drawings, Sixteenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. 2 volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.


[Doll & Richards, Boston, 1905–6, returned to the artist, 17 Apr. 1906]; the artist; [M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1906–7]; J. R. Andrews, New York (1907–16, sale, American Art Association, 28 Jan. 1916, no. 109); Harold S. Somers, New York; [M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1916–17, sold to Clark, 19 Mar. 1917]; Sterling Clark (1917–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.