What they painted on the summer vacations

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Rockwell Kent's "Wreck of the D.T. Sheridan" is on view at the Portland Museum of Art's "Call of the Coast" exhibition.

PORTLAND, Maine - Breezy and to the point, “Call of the Coast: Art Colonies of New England’’ is an ideal, if flawed, summer exhibition at the Portland Museum of Art. Ideal, because a century ago, painters flocked to New England shores each summer...

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Lot 241 Sanford R.  Gifford, "Lago di Nemi" oil on canvas 13 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches.

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The exhibit includes the painting “The Birches,” 1940, by Luigi Lucioni.  Image courtesy The Collection of Lyman Orton and the Vermont Country Store

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Georgia O'Keeffe, Amapolas orientales, 1927.  (Oriental Poppies) Óleo sobre lienzo / Oil on canvas.  76,7 x 102,1 cm.  Collection of the Frederick R.  Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota, Mineápolis.  Adquisición del museo / Collection of the Frederick R.  Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.  Museum Purchase, 1937.1 © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

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Andrew Grima (British, b.  Italy, 1921–2007), Brooch, 1969, gold, watermelon tourmaline, diamonds, Courtesy of the Cincinnati Art Museum, Collection of Kimberly Klosterman, Photography by Tony Walsh

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