Posts Tagged “Frank Benson”

Commission – Wooster Farm, North Haven

Posted on March 13th, 2016 by maineislandtreasures

It was truly an honor to have been commissioned to paint this 24 x 36″ oil on canvas of Wooster Farm on North Haven as it’s the former home of Frank Benson, the American Impressionist.  I actually painted two oils of this composition to be displayed in two locations.  This site is breathtaking and one […]

Bartlett’s Harbor, North Haven

Posted on July 16th, 2012 by maineislandtreasures

One of the most magnificent slices of the Maine coast can be found here in Bartlett’s Harbor, North Haven.  Painters Beatrice Van Ness and Frank Benson along with sculptors Bela Pratt and Frederick W. Allen gathered here (and at nearby Wooster Farm) in the early 1900’s inspired by it’s rugged beauty, unique coastline, and spectacular […]