Down to the sea for a summer’s holiday. American. Frank Weston Benson, artist. Living from 1862 to 1951, he studied art at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Founding member of the Guild of Boston Artists.

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“Summer of 1909.” ca. 1909. Oil on canvas. © Estate of the artist. Image source: frankwbenson.com. Fair use license. via https://www.flickr.com/photos/eoskins/6159431323
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“Calm Morning.” 1904. Oil on canvas. © Estate of the artist. Image © frankwbenson.com. Fair use license. via http://www.frankwbenson.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Calm-Morning.jpeg
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“Boating at Vinalhaven.” 1920. Oil on canvas. Signed on the lower right. Private collection. © Estate of the artist. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1925. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Frank_W._Benson,_Boating_at_Vinalhaven,_1920.jpg
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“Summer Afternoon.” ca. 1906-1908. © Estate of the artist. Image © Manoogian Collection. Fair use license. via https://www.flickr.com/photos/eoskins/7528481132

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