The painting is Thanksgivingc. 1935 by Doris Lee (1905-93). It can be found in The Art Institute of Chicago.
You can at least get coffee in Belmont on Thanksgiving.
While Thanksgiving is a national holiday – one of ten holidays recognized by the federal government – and most businesses along with federal, state and town offices are closed shut, there are a few places where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of the kitchen or pick up a coffee before the annual Belmont/Watertown high schools football game, this year at Belmont’s Harris Field at 10:15 a.m.
Starbucks in Belmont Center will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. while the cafe in Cushing Square will open its doors at 5 a.m. and close at 3 p.m.
Dunkin’ Donuts in Central (that’s Trapelo Road and Beech Street) and Waverley squares are reliably open from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.
CVS, 264 Trapelo Rd., 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Belmont Center 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Pharmacies are closed.
Star Market in Waverley Square: Closed all day.