Sconset Beach, Nantucket by Edward Emerson Simmons(1,523 views)
Description: Primarily known as a muralist, Edward Emerson Simmons was also a member of the Ten American Painters, a group which included John Henry Twachtman, J. Alden Weir, and Childe Hassam. During his life Simmons was exhibited across the country and multiple times in Paris. A seascape painting by the great Edward Simmons. Though he also painted on canvas, Simmons primarily focused on decorating the walls and ceilings of American landmarks throughout the America such as the Waldorf Astoria New York hotel, the Library of Congress in Washington, and the Minnesota State Capitol in Saint Paul. The lasting memory of his artistic abilities can still be seen in these as well as countless other American landmarks all over the country.
Dimensions: 12 x 16 in.
Artist or Maker: Edward Emerson Simmons (American, 1852?1931)
Medium: oil on canvas board