1890sMost Gloucester artists settled in East Gloucester.Arts and Culture, Location and Setting, Neighborhoods, Art

Detroit Publishing Co., Surf at Eastern Point, Gloucester, Mass., c. 1905, Glass negative photograph, Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2016799830/.
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In the 1850s, Gloucester artists were based in the downtown and Magnolia. In the 1870s and 1880s, they were largely in Annisquam. By the 1890s, most were in East Gloucester, living in hotels and boarding houses with easy access to good painting sites.

Curtis, Judith, Rocky Neck Art Colony: 1850-1950, Gloucester, Massachusetts, Rocky Neck Art Colony, Gloucester, MA.
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