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To you I’ll sing this love song

“Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she
With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. 1,192 more words

Fear Not!

Yesterday the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico netted a cool $44.4 million at auction for one of their masterpieces, O’Keeffe’s Jimson Weed. That more than doubled the amount ever paid for a work by a female artist, and was much trumpeted for that fact. 438 more words



Back from my lunch-yoga class feeling refreshed and ”recharged” (yogi teacher’s words but it’s a concerted effort), ready to start the weekend.

And, since a good beginning makes a better ending, how about joining me in high spirits and reminisce the news I woke up to this morning – when I read that Georgia O’Keeffe’s iconic flower painting Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 218 more words


Georgia O'Keeffe Sets New Auction Record for Women Artists

The woman best known for her flower paintings set a new auction record for the most expensive work of art by a woman. “Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 112 more words

Sotheby's $44.4M Georgia O'Keeffe Shatters Auction Record for Work by a Female Artist

Today the art world saw a big milestone in auction records: Georgia O’Keeffe’s Jimson Weed/White Flower No.1 (1932) sold for $44.4 million at this morning’s $75.4 million American Art sale at Sotheby’s, shattering the previous record for the most expensive art work by a female artist ever sold. 253 more words