Doris Ulmann (American, 1882–1934), “Member of the Order of Sisters of the Holy Family and Child (Probably a Student), New Orleans, LA,” December 1931.  Posthumous gelatin silver print, printed by Samuel Lifshey, ca.  1934–37, 8 x 6 inches.  Berea College and the Doris Ulmann Foundation, 3406.

Museum Highlights a Pioneering Woman Photographer

  • 2018-08-13

A decade before Walker Evans and James Agee set out to document rural southern people in their book “Let Us Now Praise Famous Men,” the photographer Doris Ulmann was doing the same thing. ...

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New York Classical Rosewood Work Table

Fine Americana Included In Schwenke Auctioneers 400 Lot August 14th Fine Estates Auction

  • 2018-08-12

Featuring Asian Decorative Arts, Early Continental Furniture and Decorations, Americana and Folk Art, Fine Art and Estate Oriental Rugs  Woodbury, CT – On Tuesday, August 14th Schwenke ...

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Ernest Howard Shepard, ‘The bees are getting suspicious’, Winnie‑the‑Pooh chapter 1, p.  15, 1926.  Pencil on paper.  © The Shepard Trust.  Image courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

'Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic' Opens at MFA Boston This Fall

  • 2018-08-09

Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic is on view at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from Sept.22, 2018, to Jan. 6, 2019. The beloved teddy bear at the center of Winnie-the-Pooh, first ...

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Jean-Jacques Waltz (also known as Hansi) (French, 1873–1951), “Souscrivez au 4ème Emprunt…” (Subscribe to the 4th loan…), 1918.  Lithograph on paper, 31 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches.  Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Gift of Murray and Nancy Ann Blum.  GMOA 2017.79.

Georgia Museum Marks 100th Anniversary of World War I's End With Posters Exhibition

  • 2018-08-09

This November 11 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, a war unlike any that had preceded it. As modern technology met antiquated military methods, millions died. The War ...

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