James Tissot (French; 1836–1902)
En plein soleil = In Full Sun
Oil on wood, ca. 1881
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

This group portrait includes Tissot’s companion, Kathleen Newton (1854–1882), at left; her children, Cecil George Newton (1876–1941) and Muriel Mary Violet Newton (1871–1933); and two unidentified figures. The setting appears to be the artist’s garden in St. John’s Wood, London.

Knackstedt & Näther (est. Hamburg, Germany, 1889)
Playing on the Beach at Zandvoort, Netherlands
Photograph, 1900–5
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Toni Frissell (American; 1907–1988)
Woman and Man Lying on a Dock
Digital file from original black-and-white film negative, 1950s
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C.

Percival Gaskell (British; 1868–1934)
Low Tide
Aquatint, n.d.
The British Museum, London
© The Trustees of the British Museum

Toni Frissell (American; 1907–1988)
Swimsuits, Swim Fins
Photographic print, 1950
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

Published in Harper’s Bazaar, 1950

Toni Frissell (American; 1907–1988)
Paddington Station, London
Photographic print, 1951
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

Published in Harper’s Bazaar, 1951

Charles Parsons (American, born England; 1821–1910)
River Scene with Stranded Boats
Watercolor, 1890
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut

Ted Croner (American; 1922–2005)
Times Square Montage
Gelatin silver print, 1947–48

Rockwell Kent (American; 1882–1971)
Snow Fields (Winter in the Berkshires)
Oil on canvas, 1909
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

Michael Ancher (Danish; 1849–1927)
A Stroll on the Beach
Oil on canvas, 1896
Skagens Museum, Skagen, Denmark