American 19-20th Century Coastal, Marine and Maritime Paintings


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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

Over Life's Waters - The Coastal Art Collection of Charles and Irene Hamm (2/6/15)

The Art of Sea-ing: William H. Drury, Charles Woodbury, and George Bellows; essay by Nancy Whipple Grinnell (11/5/13)

Maritime Portsmouth, The Sawtelle Collection; with text by Richard M. Candee (7/8/11)

Sargent and the Sea (3/12/10)

Antonio Jacobsen's Painted Ships on Painted Oceans; article by Harold S. Sniffen (7/3/09)

Seascapes: Tryon & Sugimoto (6/12/08)

Rivers, Sea and Shore: Reflections on Water / Sailing Wisconsin's Blue Jewel (11/9/07)

Rivers, Sea and Shore: Reflections on Water (6/25/07)

Where the Water Meets the Land: Selected Paintings from the Phelan Collection (8/13/04)

Into the Storm: Expressions in the American Landscape, 1800­1940 (7/15/04)

Ship to Shore (7/23/03)

William S. Barrett's Sea and Shore by John Douglas Ingraham

A Maritime Album (12/8/00)

Capture the Wind: Racing Yachts & Westchester (8/14/00)

Ship to Shore: Marine Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art (7/27/00)

Ship to Shore: Marine Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art (5/18/00)

"A Fair Wind" - Maritime Paintings by Winslow Homer (4/15/00)

Ship to Shore: Marine Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art (1/16/00)

The Lynn Beach Painters: Art Along the North Shore of Massachusetts, 1880-1920 (9/4/99)

From Ship to Shore: Marine Paintings (6/4/99)

Along the Water's Edge: Seascapes from the Permanent Collection (2/2/99)

The Lynn Beach Painters: Art Along the North Shore, 1880-1920 (12/23/98)

Ship to Shore


TFAO references:

A 2/6/15 search within the TFAO digital library retrieved 185 pages referencing the word "maritime, " 306 pages referencing the word "coastal" "and 375 pages referencing the word "marine."


From other websites:

Bright Lights, Safe Harbors, Painted Images of American Lighthouses by R. Alexander Boyle, from R. Alexander Boyle. Accessed August, 2015.

In Calm Waters, On Stormy Seas, an exhibit held May 30 - July 31, 2015 at the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy. Accessed January, 2016.

William Trost Richards: Visions of Land and Sea, an exhibit held May 23 - September 8, 2013 at the National Academy Museum. Accessed August, 2015.


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