Shark Fishing1885 by Winslow Homer

During the 1880s, Winslow Homer vacationed in Florida, and the Caribbean, where he produced dazzling watercolors of people struggling with the sea & its creatures. Strong men here challenge the ocean's overwheming power; but in the end, the timeless ocean would survive. The strong, clever fishermen would die passing the task on to the next generation. (
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