The Gulf Stream

The Gulf Stream
Waterscape in the Bahamas depicting an African-American male figure adrift on a damaged sailboat surrounded by menacing sharks, while out on the horizon a waterspout looms in the distance. Far in the distance on the left there is a sailing ship on the horizon.
Artist: Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910, painter.
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 36120448

The Gulf Stream Waterscape in the Bahamas depicting an African-American male figure adrift on a damaged sailboat surrounded by menacing sharks, while out on the horizon a waterspout looms in the distance. Far in the distance on the left there is a sailing ship on the horizon. Artist: Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910, painter. Medium: Oil on canvas. Smithsonian Control Number: IAP 36120448