1910Sculptor Leonard Craske established a summer home on Rocky Neck.Arts and Culture, Location and Setting, Buildings & Architecture, Art

Leonard Craske, c. 1920s. Courtesy of Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 14126
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London-born Craske came to America at age eighteen. A photographer, as well as a sculptor, Craske, had a European view of art as idealist work deserving of community support.

Curtis, Judith, Rocky Neck Art Colony: 1850-1950, Gloucester, Massachusetts
Courtesy of Gloucester 400 Stories Project
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