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Blue Hill, Maine - Craftsman

… that makes it look like glass, It required the combined skill of a woodworker and that of painter of the trompe d oeil (fool the eye) style.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - …next came the artists and rusticators.

… Art Museum) X The 1844 visit of New York painter Thomas Cole (1801-1848) marked the start of Mount Desert Island’s influx of summer…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Northeast Harbor: From Rustic to Rusticators

… believed that the artwork produced by these early painters is what drew the original rusticators to the Island, to witness the spectacular scenery…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Lunt House, Cumberland at Center streets, Bangor, ca. 1852

… was ocupied a number of years by Horatio Beale Painter & glazer then by Mr Samuel Lunt thereby Wm S Persons then by J S Stodard then Mrs Cary sold…

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Olof Nylander, 1864-1943

… the United States where he started working as a painter. He first worked in Massachusetts, then Florida, then Rhode Island.

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Summer Street

Painters, carpenters, smiths, and masons all were busy here between 1800 and 1920, building new residences and adding on to the old ones.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Shipbuilding Industry Expands - 1850 to 1857

Painters were needed to varnish and paint the ship’s topsides and hulls. Hoop makers were needed to produce hoops to be sewn to the sails so they…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Harbor Cottage, The Old Ell (“Mame’s House”), and the Big Barn

… forerunners of this group and several landscape painters came to Mount Desert Island, and stayed with the Savages at Harbor Cottage.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - The Champlain Society - Page 1 of 2

… the sublime in nature promoted by the landscape painters of the Hudson River School and writings of John Ruskin.

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - West New Portland Village

Phillebrown Blacksmith James Collins “ A. Spooner Painter I.L. Tripp Lumber Dealer A. Jordan “ “ W. Pratt Shingle Mfg. Col. C. Harvey “ “ I.E.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - People Who Called Scarborough Home - Page 4 of 4

… & Museum Winslow Homer Winslow Homer, landscape painter best known for his marine subjects, was born in Boston 24 February 1836 to Charles Savage…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 3 of 4

Jewelry makers, painters, photographers, wood-carvers, knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers all offer their wares at these events.