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American Paintings

The Hudson Valley School, the first generation of American painters, specialized in landscape, and flourished from around 1850 to 1876. Thomas Cole, whose landscapes captured the distinctly rugged American terrain, led the Hudson Valley painters.

Cole did the grand tour in 1829 and was exposed to the monuments of Western art. Hudson Valley painters included Frederic Edwin Church and Albert Bierstadt. The landscapes captured American ideals of transcendentalism, or the divine in nature; and Manifest Destiny, a widely held belief that the young country’s God-given duty was to take full control of the continent from the Atlantic to the Pacific.

In the early 20th century, the Ash Can School artists painted daily life in the city and country. Their painting style is related to the Political... Read more

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Andy Warhol Custom Framed Print Limited Edition S&N

April 22, 2018, 10:00 AM PST
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Alan Fenton, Pre-Disney Smash, Acrylic Painting

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