People out and about and having fun outdoors. If you look long enough, maybe you can go on the picnic too. American. Gifford Reynolds Beal, artist. Living from 1879 to 1956, he studied with William Merritt Chase.

“Summer Cottage.” 1915. Oil on canvas. Signed “Gifford Beal” and dated “15” on the lower center. © Estate of the artist. Image © 2020 Sotheby’s. Fair use license. via https://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2011/american-paintings-drawings-sculpture/lot.49.html
“Afternoon, Nassau, 1925.” 1925. Watercolor on paper. Signed and dated “Gifford Beal 1925” in the lower center. Collections of the Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York. Image © Estate of Gifford Beal, Courtesy of Kraushaar Galleries. Fair use license. via https://www.albrightknox.org/artworks/rca19632-afternoon-nassau
“Armistice Day, 1918.” 1918. American. Watercolor and gouache on paper. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York © Estate of Gifford Beal, Courtesy of Kraushaar Galleries. Fair use license. via https://www.albrightknox.org/artworks/rca19633-armistice-day-1918

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