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Winslow Homer: Society and Solitude Previous Broadcasts

Episode #102

KQED World: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 12:00 PM

After 1880, Winslow Homer's painting evolved in a different way. During the final decades of his life he created a series of masterpieces that led to his reputation as the most profound visual poet of the sea, and of elemental themes of nature in general. He was the master of more than one medium: indeed, his innovative work in watercolor is - for many - an even greater achievement than the oil paintings for which he is so well known.

Episode #101

KQED World: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 11:00 AM

Winslow Homer is recognized as perhaps the greatest American painter of his time. His work as both an illustrator for Harper's Weekly and as a painter reveals an enormous amount about American life from before the outbreak of the Civil War, through the War itself and Post -War America up to 1880.

Episode #102

KQED World: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

After 1880, Winslow Homer's painting evolved in a different way. During the final decades of his life he created a series of masterpieces that led to his reputation as the most profound visual poet of the sea, and of elemental themes of nature in general. He was the master of more than one medium: indeed, his innovative work in watercolor is - for many - an even greater achievement than the oil paintings for which he is so well known.

Episode #101

KQED World: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Winslow Homer is recognized as perhaps the greatest American painter of his time. His work as both an illustrator for Harper's Weekly and as a painter reveals an enormous amount about American life from before the outbreak of the Civil War, through the War itself and Post -War America up to 1880.

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