b'Inthesummerof1850FitzHenryLane,thewellknownNewEnglandmaritimepainter,visitedhisfriendinCastine,Mainewhereheproducedmanyofhisbetterknownpaintings.Thehouseisstillthere,andIusedthearchitecturaldetailofthetwodoorsflankingthefireplaceastheinspirationformyvisionofhowthehomemayhavelookedwhenLanepaintedthere.ThetwopaintingsshownherewerepaintedbyLane.Thefirstoneisofthehomeitselfandthesecondistheviewfromit.Iusedreproductionsofthesepaintingsfortheviewoutofthewindowsintheroombox.ThepaintingoftheViolinshownontherightsideofthephotographsoftheroomboxwaspaintedbyWilliamHartnettfortheCincinnatiSymphony.'