Winslow Homer is one of the most recognized names of American painters, particularly for his paintings of outdoor scenes. Later in his life he moved to a remote area of Maine and created many ocean and waterfront paintings, showing the struggle as he perceived it, between man and nature.The Herring Net is a gorgeous canvas from 1885 that dramatically shows his immense talent. Kit includes a 12″ x 19.5″ – one of several sizes – to catch the breadth of the painting, on 14, 16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas, and all the easy-to-use silk threads for the colors and detail. Please indicate your mesh preference in the note section at checkout. Please contact us if you would like us to add your choice of threads. Available in alternate sizes.