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Box 7

Henry Clay Cross Watercolors

Sample Images from Box 7:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Box 7 Folder 1 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). The Umbrella Act South Katama Beach; watercolor. (16 x 24.5 cm). July 21, 1882.

Beach scene with waves and the ocean to the left. To the right on the shore are numerous people, both men and women several of them huddled under multi-colored umbrellas. Note: matte is signed Henry C. Cross.

Box 7 Folder 2 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Old Hulk, Vineyard Haven Oak Bluffs; watercolor. (14 x 23 cm). July 21, 1882.

Image featuring the ruins of the wooden hull of a boat; heading out towards the hull is a sandbar and several poles. The hull is surrounded by water and there is a wharf and small house in the distance. Image is signed in the lower right “H.C. Cross”

Box 7 Folder 3 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Old House 200 Years Old Chelmsford, Mass; watercolor. (25 x 35 cm). June 15, 1883.

The exterior of a saltbox style wooden house with a large central chimney The view of the house is from the side and the front of the house is facing left. Note: house could possibly be the Garrison House in Chelmsford. Image is signed in the lower right “H.C. Cross”.

Box 7 Folder 4 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Millikien Mills, Ellsworth, ME; watercolor. (25 x 35 cm). July 19, 1883.

Exterior scene featuring a wooden structure with awning to the left. To the right is a large woodpile with split logs. Between them are wooden floorboards. To the right is a tall pine tree and to the left a body of water with several other buildings. To the far right are trees, rocks and a ledge.

Box 7 Folder 5 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Millikien Mills, Ellsworth, ME; watercolor. (25 x 35 cm). July 19, 1883.

Image featuring the exterior of a house from the rear. The house has a sloping roof to the left and has two large chimneys, one in the center. Surrounding the house is a fence and numerous bushes and trees. The house is gray colored and features one green shutter. Image is signed in the lower right “H.C. Cross”.

Box 7 Folder 6 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Pt [Point] Shirley; watercolor. (14 x 22.5 cm). June 1883.

Image featuring the ocean to the left and a beach to the right. On the shore are several lobster traps, wooden crates and parts of a dock. The beach curves around and the shore is covered in trees and buildings.

Box 7 Folder 7 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). S[outh] West Harbor Mt. Dessert; watercolor. (25.5 x 35.5 cm). July 22, 1883.

Landscape image featuring a rocky shoreline in the foreground. In the distance are numerous pine trees and to the right in the harbor is a ship with several masts. In the far distance are buildings.

Box 7 Folder 8 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Black Mt. From Cove Mt. 4000 ft. Thornton, NH.; watercolor. (25 x 35.5 cm). July 18, 1884.

Landscape image featuring several birch trees to the right and to the left a large bare tree; in the foreground are large boulders. Beyond the trees is a slope which heads downward and there are numerous trees, bushes and fields. In the far distance is a mountain range.

Box 7 Folder 9 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Cascade, Smarts Brook; watercolor. (35.5 x 25 cm). July 24, 1884.

Image featuring water from a brook cascading down rocks and heading towards the left. There is a steep ledge to the left and large boulders to the right. In the distance are birch trees.

Box 7 Folder 10 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. From Mt. Gilba Provincetown; watercolor. (30 x 50.5 cm). May 20, 1896.

Landscape view featuring dunes. One large dune to the right is covered in a green plant. Dunes behind are covered with sand and in the far distance is the horizon and the ocean. Image is similar to Box 6 Folder 13 and ES Folder 7.

Box 7 Folder 11 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Provincetown; watercolor. (30 x 50.5 cm). May 20, 1896.

Long landscape with sand dunes. Large one central in the scene is covered with plants. To the left are trees and in the distance the ocean. To the right are several ships with masts and sails. There is a steam ship with billowing smoke and a small lighthouse in the distance. Image is similar to Box 6 Folder 13 and ES Folder 7.

Box 7 Folder 12 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Beached sailboats]; watercolor. (25.5 x 36 cm). no date.

Landscape featuring a port at low tide; there are two beached sailboats and puddles of water. In the distance are rolling hills, rocks and a building.

Box 7 Folder 13 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Girl playing guitar]; watercolor. (41 x 28 cm). no date.

Image featuring a seated girl wearing a red dress with a white collar and sleeves playing the guitar; she has blonde hair. She is wearing black tights and shoes and is seated in a dark chair.

Box 7 Folder 14 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [House and buildings in a landscape]; watercolor. (39 x 55 cm). no date.

Image featuring a gray house in a landscape; the house has a large central chimney. The house is surrounded by several additional structures, what appear to be a stable and a shed. There is also a wooden fence. To the left are trees and bushes and in the distance to the right rolling hills.

Box 7 Folder 15 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [House with laundry and haystack]; watercolor. (38 x 55 cm). no date.

Image featuring a house with a central chimney in a landscape. To the right is a haystack with a ladder leaning against it. Strung between two trees in front of the house is a line with items hanging on it. To the left are trees, an additional clothesline and small wooden structure. To the right is a fence.

Box 7 Folder 16 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Rocks, Maine]; watercolor. (35.5 x 25.5 cm). no date.

Landscape image featuring a steep rock ledge in the background. In the foreground are trees, bushes, flowers and a path. Growing atop the ledge are trees and grasses.

Box 7 Folder 17 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Rocks and water]; watercolor. (35 x 24.5 cm). no date.

Landscape image featuring a pile of large rocks and boulders. Water is cascading over the boulders into a pool of water in the foreground. In the background are numerous tall trees, one to the left is bare.

Box 7 Folder 18 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). [Sailboats in a harbor]; watercolor. (25.5 x 36 cm). no date.

Image with a harbor to the left filled with several sailboats. Behind the harbor is a wharf. To the right are multi-colored buildings interspersed with trees. In the foreground to the right is a hill with a fence, grasses, and a path. Image is signed in lower left “H.C. Cross”

Box 7 Folder 19 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Woman in black cape]; watercolor. (27 x 15 cm). no date.

A woman standing in a black cape facing the left, eyes turned towards the viewer. She has a large bonnet on tied at her neck. She is standing in a snowy landscape; there are gray clouds in the sky and a house in the distance.

 

 


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