Building the Schooner, Provincetown

This colorful and light-filled masterpiece by the American Impressionist Childe Hassam held a special place within the artist’s home. In a 1956 letter to Richard Howard, first director of the Birmingham Museum of Art, Joseph Gotlieb, a New York art dealer, explained, “Building the Schooner, Provincetown was one of Mrs. Hassam’s personal favorites, and the […]