The Old Print Shop

The Noon Recess.

  • ARTIST: Winslow Homer

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Harper's Weekly, New York.

  • MEDIUM: Wood engraving,

    DATE: June 28, 1873.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 9 x 13 5/8" (23.0 x 34.5 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Text poem on verso for "Noon Recess." The wood engravings Winslow Homer drew for Harper's Weekly are prized today as fine examples of the draftsmanship of this major American artist.


  • CONDITION: Good to fair condition. Minor water staining at right paper edge (well outside of image), some spotting in margins.