Images of Contentment:
John Frederick Kensett and the Connecticut Shore

September 15, 2001 to November 18, 2001

Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT

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John F. Kensett, Evening on Contentment Island
oil on canvas, 17 x 30 in.
Private Collection


Partially funded by grants from the Connecticut Humanities Council, the Waterbury Region Convention & Visitors Bureau,
and the Connecticut Office of Tourism and the Connecticut Tourism Council.

Additional support has been provided by American Bank of Connecticut and American Savings Bank.

Thanks to the generosity of Fleet, every fourth grade student in the Waterbury
Public Schools will be able to attend special tours of this exhibit.

© 2001 The Mattatuck Historical Society