Sunday, July 22, 2018

Gathering Seaweed from the Sound, Obviously

“Gathering Seaweed from the Sound,” painted in 1940 by William Abbot.  Photo by Salt Water New England.

5 comments:

  1. Thank you for posting this photo. Is the painting found in one of shoreline post offices? Which town?

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  2. A listing of such Post Office, etc. murals here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_United_States_post_office_murals

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  3. I think the artist is William Abbot Cheever. He did other murals of early American life in other post offices, including one in Mass.

    Aiken

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