the rocky cliffs near painter Winslow Homer's home and studio in Prouts Neck, Maine
Maine Lighthouses and Beyond: Heron Neck Lighthoouse
Cannon Rock by Winslow Homer 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine) Date: 1895 Medium: Oil on canvas
Winslow Homer was very well-known by the time he moved to Prouts Neck. The sign above his fireplace that reads “Snakes! Snakes! Mice!” was propped outside to ward off curious tourists hoping to catch a glimpse of the artist.