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New agreement: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Artstor and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation are collaborating to make available approximately 1,000 images of works from the Foundation’s collections in the Digital Library.

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Thomas Hart Benton at Peabody Essex

Thomas Hart Benton 1889-1975

This stylized self portrait is the first painting one sees upon walking through the doors of the current exhibit of Thomas Hart Benton’s art at  230 more words

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American eagle art: Eagle Pride by Stushie

Independence Day drawing for July 4th. Enjoy :)

8×10 signed print with 11×14 matte – only $20 plus $5 S&H

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Lime Green Icicle Tower

This incredible sculpture is a blown glass and steel installation made in 2011 by American artist Dale Chihuly. It is currently exhibited in the Shapiro courtyard at the… 78 more words

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James E. Allen (1894-19649) lithograph "Runaway Ride" (1935)

James E. Allen ”Runaway Ride” unsigned lithograph 1935 (sold)

From time to time I will post photos of fine art I have recently sold along with some hopefully not too feeble commentary as to why I like what I like.   324 more words

THE WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

First Lady of the United States of America Michelle Obama joined with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to officially open the new Whitney Museum of American Art, now housed in a 220,000-square-foot building set beside the Hudson River at the foot of the High Line elevated park in the Meatpacking District…Read more on : www.ll2.in

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The 1913 Armory Show: a revolutionary influence on American culture

THE ARMORY SHOW AT 100: MODERN ART AND REVOLUTION AT THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY CELEBRATED THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1913 ARMORY SHOW. THE ORIGINAL EXHIBITION WAS REVOLUTIONARY IN INTRODUCING ABSTRACTION, FAUVISM AND CUBISM TO AMERICAN ARTISTS AND THE ART-VIEWING PUBLIC. 1,017 more words