Watercolor

Short Sands, York, Maine

Mid to late 19th century / Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900)

VP094_ShortSands_6in.jpg

A watercolor painting of Short Sands beach in York. The ocean is to the right with houses on a hill in the distance. In the foreground is a man laboring with a cart and oxen. Inscription reads, "Short Sands, York."

~ Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900), “Short Sands, York, Maine,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed November 28, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/782.

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Title

Short Sands, York, Maine

Subject

York (Me.)
Landscapes
Watercolors (paintings)

Description

A watercolor painting of Short Sands beach in York. The ocean is to the right with houses on a hill in the distance. In the foreground is a man laboring with a cart and oxen. Inscription reads, "Short Sands, York."

Creator

Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900)

Source

Sarah Haven Foster Views of Portsmouth

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

Mid to late 19th century

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-AA1989.60.94

Watercolor Item Type Metadata

Provenance

Gift of Mary A. Foster, 1901