An attractive image for painters is a historic lighthouse.

The Split Rock lighthouse on the Minnesota shore of Lake Superior is an iconic image.

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There are a number of historic lighthouses throughout Cape Cod. This one overlooks the Atlantic Beach at Nauset.

18 x 24 Nauset Light Cape Cod

18 x 24 Nauset Light Cape Cod

 

Along the Texas Gulf Coast there once was a large number of functioning lighthouses. Today, only a few of these can be seen, some in disrepair. Here is a reconstructed image of the lighthouse which wants stood near the mouth of the Brazos River.

14 x 20 Matagorda lighthouse

14 x 20 Matagorda lighthouse

 

From historic photographs these images have been created of the nine most memorable lighthouses along the Texas coast.

 

Texas historic lighthouses 8 x 30 water color

Texas historic lighthouses 8 x 30 water color