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Articles with keyword "painting"

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Wyeth’s Noble Savage

An excerpt from Picturing America describes how an artist interpreted Cooper's prose.

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The Ballad of Thomas Hart Benton

The prolific, opinionated artist behind The Sources of Country Music.

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The Collector

William H. Gerdts talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about American art, scholarship, and his fixation with pears.

Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

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Art and the American Story

NEH puts American materpieces in schools across the country.

The Polish Rider, circa 1655

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Teaching Rembrandt

Why introduce children to masterpieces?

<em>The Apotheosis of Washington</em>

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The Other Jefferson Davis

The U.S. Capitol, as we know it today, would never have existed without Jefferson Davis.

cover of Unique Slant of Light

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Southern Imagination

A new book examines centuries of art in Louisiana.

Simmie Knox's portrait of John Hope Franklin.

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To See a Face

Simmie Knox's bumpy road from abstract artist to presidential portraitist.

 

A mural from <em>The Negro in America's Wars</em> series, 1944, by Lew Davis

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A Century of Art

"Hearing the Century: Voices of Arizona's Arts Past and Present" features Arizona artists and history.