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Bathing Pool, Appledore

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From 1886 to 1916, Hassam made regular summer visits to Appledore, the largest of nine rugged islands that make up the Isles of Shoals about ten miles off the coast of New Hampshire. Drawn to the island by its natural beauty and leisure activities, Hassam was also attracted by the salon and...

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Inscription

Lower left: Childe Hassam 1907

Provenance

1929, with MacBeth Gallery, New York. Carleton Palmer, Atlanta, Georgia; 1947, sold by Carleton Palmer to the Milch Galleries; 1948, sold by the Milch Galleries to Robert Pollak, New York; 1964, sold by Robert Pollak to Hirschl and Adler Galleries, New York; 1964, sold by Hirschl and Adler Galleries to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow Fund

1907

Dimensions

63.18 x 75.56 cm (24 7/8 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.982

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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