National Geographic : 1945 Sep
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by B.Anthony Stewart So Many Artists Paint This Red Sail Loft at Rockport That It Has Been Dubbed America's "Motif Number One" Attracted by its picturesque wooden houses and waterfront, an art colony flourishes in summer in the fishing village onCape Ann, Massachusetts. Low tide exposes massive stone blocks of piers. Buildings house fishermen's gear. Sea gulls congregate onthe rocks atfar right.