Winter scene near Portland

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Winter scene near Portland

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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.

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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

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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