Silver Veil and Golden Gate by Hassam, Vintage Art Postcard
The Silver Veil and the Golden Gate (1914) by Childe Hassam is a vintage impressionism fine art maritime painting. A seascape featuring a foggy day on the San Francisco Bay before the Golden Gate Bridge was built. Fog, a mountain, the ocean and the harbor from Fort Baker complete the misty scene. About the artist: Frederick Childe Hassam (1859-1935) was a prominent and prolific American Impressionist painter, noted for his urban and coastal scenes. Hassam was instrumental in promulgating Impressionism to American collectors, dealers, and the museums.