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Degas (Artists in Focus)

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As a young woman, Field traveled to Europe where she formed enduring friendships with the Brownings, the Trollops, George Eliot, Charlotte Cushman, and other distinguished people of her time. On-line exhibition from November 06, 2000 "The mountains are landscape - and they are a state of mind. Phillips did much of her work in the Boston Public Library, and in 1926 published Edgar Allan Poe, the Man. LANE/MEAD BOSTON MARITIME COLLECTION This collection contains many items that capture and reflect the industrial development and history of the Port of Boston, including a Vessel Log of Peabody & Lane; 3 volumes of the Peabody & Lane Corporate Record books; one Vessel's Log of Patterson, Wylde & Co.; 46 day books of the P&O Co.; 5 volumes of the Port of Boston Handbook; 2 volumes of the International Longshoremen’s Association Scrapbooks, 1 box of the correspondence of Athur Lane, 2 boxes of correspondence and material donated by the Boston Shipping Association, and more. (See also the Boston’s Maritime Industrial History collection above.

Drawn to Enchant: Original Children's Book Art in the Betsy

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Käthe Kollwitz became the first woman elected to the Prussian Academy of Art in Berlin. A popular medium in France during the last decade of the 19th century, when Henri de Toulouse Lautrec (1864–1901) and others produced bold lithographic poster designs to advertise cabaret entertainments, lithographs are generally made by drawing greasy crayons or washes onto a prepared limestone, which is then etched with an acidic solution.

The Pre-Raphaelites and Italy

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For that reason, children's books are one of the cornerstones in the history of book illustration. On-line exhibition from February 25, 2011 Buddhist Sculptures in Tibet, presented by Ulrich von Schroeder, contains 527 digital photographs including the 108 sculptures excerpted from his monumental 2 - volume work of the same title and presented in 108 Buddhist Statues in Tibet, plus 419 of the most important sculptures in the Jokhang in Lhasa.

Tales from the Easel: American Narrative Paintings from

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Weston and his wife, Charis Wilson, drove their trusty Ford, “Walt,” throughout the South, the Mid-Atlantic, New England, and back home to California after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor brought about America’s entry into the war. During the run of Sensuous Steel, Nashville’s Lane Motor Museum and the Frist Center will offer reciprocal admission discounts when ticket stubs are presented. Containing an unprecedented sixty-six oils and fifty drawings from the Netherlands, as well as poignant excerpts from the artist's letters, it was a major public success due to Barr's arrangement of the exhibit, and became "a precursor to the hold van Gogh has to this day on the contemporary imagination". [12] :376 The museum also gained international prominence with the hugely successful and now famous Picasso retrospective of 1939–40, held in conjunction with the Art Institute of Chicago.

Summary Catalogue of European Decorative Arts in the J. Paul

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From 3rd November to 12th November, London's leading Asian art dealers, auction houses and academic and cultural institutions will unite to present an exciting programme of gallery receptions, auctions, lectures, symposia and museum exhibitions. The work presented here represents the finest efforts of eleven contemporary craft artists pursuing these avenues." Distressed by the rampant social upheaval and widespread poverty caused by the Great Depression, Rogovin attended night classes sponsored by the New York Workers School and became an advocate for social equity.

The London Group 1913-1939: The Artists and Their Works

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Made of glass, wood, and stone, these objects illuminate the important role water animals played in ancient Egyptian religion and concepts of the afterlife. Highlights include an installation that reunites for the first time three monumental stone yogini goddesses from a tenth-century Chola temple; ten folios from the first illustrated compilation of asanas (yogic postures), made for a Mughal emperor in 1602, which have never before been exhibited together; and Thomas Edison's Hindoo Fakir (1906), the first movie ever produced about India.

There Is...Reflections from a Damaged Life?

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Set the opening and closing dates of the art exhibition. Buddhism arrived in China during the first century CE and quickly grew in popularity, exerting a profound impact on all aspects of Chinese art and culture. Perspectives: Ai Weiwei is presented concurrently with a retrospective of Ai Weiwei’s works at the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Inherent to this journey is the role of labor and construction in the broadest sense—the way we fabricate dreams of a better future to the very real work required to get there.

American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Sale # 6373

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Turner and Millais Ophelia right through to Peter Blake and Tracey Emin. Isurin's Cyclorama project would utilized the building's air ducts. "When radiators are not working properly some parts of the room will be colder than others. A collection of Klee's work can be viewed at the WebMuseum, Paris. The materials of this sculptural arrangement are the ephemeral voices of the callers which are transmitted from remote locations to the exhibition space.

Modernstarts: People, Places, Things

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Are romanticized versions of flawless beauty and profound deformity really that different from one another, or are they extreme variations on the same artistic point of view? Y.) El Nuevo Mundo: The Landscape of Latino L. Learn about elephant behavior and the threats facing elephants today. The wind, semi-professional birthday clowns, heavy machinery and the behavior of domestic animals inspire Mombassa's images.

William Morris, Ornamentation and Illustrations from the

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This is a collection of papers documenting the English activities of the international club from 1942 to 1976. In between he strides the decks of the USS Sanborn during World War II and the halls of the Art Institute of Chicago. A display of material from the Barnett Freedman archive was put together to celebrate the publishing of a new book on Freedman, written by the former University Librarian, Professor Ian Rogerson, and published by Simon Lawrence at his Fleece Press.