Art and Artifice

ARCHIVE PAGE 7 - Nov 2014

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Georges de Feure

Georges de Feure

Advertising cover for ‘Lithographies Originales’ by several artists, printed 1896.

Repin - Underwater Kingdom

Sadko in the Underwater Kingdom 1876 - Ilya Repin

Ilya Repin - Sadko in the Underwater Kingdom, 1876

Renwick Art Gallery in Washington DC

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This Washington DC art museum, part of the Smithsonian Museum system, is only a hundred yards or so from the gates of the White House at Lafayette Park. The Renwick has an extensive display of Native American portraits by George Catlin. Currently the collection is touring the country because the Renwick is closed for a 2-year renovation project. About the touring exhibit, Smithsonian website

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Address of the Renwick Art Gallery

8th and F NW
Washington, D.C., DC 20004

Lost painting Sleeping Lady with Black Vase by Robert Bereny found in background of film set

Interesting story about the discovery of a lost Bereny painting found being used as a prop image in a Hollywood movie - UK Guardian news story

UK GUardian

Ghana Barber Sign - Simba

Ghana Barber Sign Art VFMA

Collection at the Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond Virginia

Ghana Sign Art Barber

Lord Edwin Weeks - Nautch Girls Taj Mahal

Lord Edwin Weeks Taj Mahal


Modigliani Christina - 1916

Walton Taber, "Lee and Gordon's Mill"

Walton Taber ink art - Lee and Gordon's Mill

Walton Taber, "The Lee House"

The Lee House