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A notation about this painting reads, "Dr. Summer Cummings taking the mail from Portland to..."
Brown Cape Cod style farmouse at right middle ground. Log fences run diagonally on either side. A horse and carriage and four people stand in front of house. Man in top hat riding in horse-drawn carriage in right foreground. Oxen at left. Mt. Washington and trees in the background.
About This Item
- Title: Winter scene near Portland
- Creator: Beckett, Charles E.
- Creation Date: circa 1848
- Subject Date: circa 1848
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Dimensions: 46 cm x 59 cm
- Local Code: A86-937
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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