Jean Lefort, 1914-19.  Watercolor.  A steady march of French soldiers descend under a dark, threatening sky.

War Around Us: Soldier Artist Impressions

  • 2018-11-11

Creating art when surrounded by war may seem contradictory, but inspiration can take many forms, providing a glimpse into a world that otherwise would be unfamiliar. Now at the National ...

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Bran Symondson

A Soldier Turned Artist’s Poetic Tribute for the WWI 100th Anniversary

  • 2018-11-11

As the world marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, former soldier turned artist Bran Symondson has marked the occasion with an exceptional tribute to our fallen ...

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Interior view of Roger Brown's La Conchita, California home of which the contents will be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers November 15, 2018

Contents from Roger Brown’s La Conchita, California Home to be Offered at Auction by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers November 15

  • 2018-11-09
  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, in collaboration with the Roger Brown Study Collection of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Kavi Gupta, will offer the contents of Roger Brown’s ...

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William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825–1905) Homer and His Guide (Homère et son guide), 1874.  Oil on canvas, 82 1/4 x 56 1/4 in.  Milwaukee Art Museum, Layton Art Collection Inc., Gift of Frederick Layton

New Bouguereau Exhibition Explores the Artist’s Popularity in Gilded Age America

  • 2018-11-08

The work of French academic painter William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825–1905), who enjoyed remarkable popularity throughout America’s Gilded Age, is the focus of a new exhibition ...

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