Dorothea Lange

Migrant Mother, 1936
“Migrant Mother” is one of the most haunting images of American lore. Its resonance has increased with a threatening economy.


American landscapes, one bucolic and the other an industrialized setting evoking the River Rouge Ford Motor Co plant outside Detroit

Thomas Eakins

John Biglin in a Single Scull, c. 1873
Shot on the Schuykill River in Philadelphia, the real location of the painting


The noble savage and the great representative of personal freedom -- both encompassing those emotions
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