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There’s more than one way to see an ocean view this summer. Here are some examples from our collection that demonstrate how relaxing a view from the mainland can be.

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Rocky Seashore,” 1876, by Ivan Konstantinovitsch Aivasovsky

The Beach, Newport (In the Sand),” 1919, by George Bellows

Waves and Moon,” early 19th century (Edo Period, 1615–1868), by Yamamoto Baiitsu

Ocean X; near Manzanita, Oregon,” 1978, by Terry Toedtemeier © Estate of Terry Toedtemeier

Arai: Whitecaps on the Ocean (Arai—Enkai hato),” c. 1848-1849, by Utagawa Hiroshige I

Bermuda,” 1900, by Winslow Homer

Pertaining to Yachts and Yachting,” 1922, by Charles Sheeler