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Articles with keyword "painting"

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.

Stein in France with her longtime friend Bernard Faÿ

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The Strange Politics of Gertrude Stein

Was the den mother of modernism a fascist?

John Updike

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The Artist as Showman

Jefferson Lecturer John Updike talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about his writing, the "gorgeous creatures" of modernism, and much else.

Helen Clay Frick standing, wearing black trench coat, in Belgium.

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All the Art

The records division at the Frick continues working toward the great goal of its founder.

Genevieve receiving King Mark's letter

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Dating Fashionable Middle-Aged People

A scholar's epic journey to catalog two hundred years of medieval dress.

Book cover for Jean Fouquet and the Invention of France

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Crowning Achievement

French painter Fouquet was a "curious" artist.

Hogue painting

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Fire on the Walls

Texas looks at the land through the eyes of artist Alexandre Hogue.

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Recluse At Court

From a chapter on art in the Yuan Dynasty, written by James Cahill in the NEH-supported 1997 reference work Three Thousand Years of Chinese Painting (Yale University Press).

Bruce Cole

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Renaissance Scholar at Work

Humanities discusses art and the achievements of the Endowment with outgoing Chairman, Bruce Cole.

Portrait of Mary St. John Hutchinson

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British Modernism’s Many Manners

The Bloomsbury group broke ties with Victorian ideals and reimagined British art.