Title: Salt Kettle, 1899
Artist: Winslow Homer (1836-1910)
Do you already need a break from winter? Back in 1899, American master Winslow Homer journeyed from his home on Prout’s Neck, Maine to a more temperate place, where he could enjoy warm sun and balmy breezes. Homer traveled to Bermuda where he created Salt Kettle,* in addition to Florida and the Bahamas, rather than endure the cold climate of New England.
*Salt Kettle is a peninsula in Bermuda.
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