Painting of The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, 1931
Photo caption

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, 1931. By Grant Wood.

Grant Wood / The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund

September/October 2007
Volume 28, Issue 5

Also in this issue

The Collector

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

A Summer Scene

While vacationing in Queens, Cooper suffers a fever and writes the violent twelfth chapter of The Last of the Mohicans.