Art of Katahdin with author/artist David Little

Posted June 19, 2013, at 4:21 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location: Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress Street, Portland, Maine

For more information: Larissa Vigue Picard; 207-774-1822;

Artist David Little has produced a gorgeous new book on Maine’s beloved high peak. With more than 200 illustrations and 15 essays on its subject, Art of Katahdin is a chronicle of the many artists who have found inspiration in Katahdin including Marsden Hartley, Frederic Church, John Marin, and many others—including Little himself. The talk and slideshow will be followed by a book signing. Get some early holiday gifts for the outdoorsy types in your life!