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Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck enlarge

Gloucester Harbor from Rocky Neck

As a fashionable watering place our Cape is destined to become one of the most frequented. The facilities for fishing and bathing, and the many pleasant rides and picturesque views, need only to be known to be enjoyed. Even now strangers are beginning to visit us, the facilities for visiting here being so abundant.

Gloucester Telegraph, June 6, 1846


Artist: Fitz Henry Lane
Date of work: 1844
Medium: Oil on canvas
Accession number: 1289.a
Credit line: Gift of Jane Parker Stacy in memory of George O. Stacy, 1948


    A selection of works by Fitz Henry Lane: