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October 25, 2014
Winterthur Primer: A Metamorphosis: The Changing Nature of Fraktur Studies
In 2008, Winterthur Museum acquired a spectacular four-part fraktur metamorphosis series, prompting the collaboration of curators, conservators, and scientists to more fully understand the object....
Outside Perspectives: Visiting Artists in Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina, has long been a destination for those seeking warm weather, picturesque landscapes, and the charm of a historic city....
Outsider and Self-Taught Art Focus: Thornton Dial
An important part of the story of art has been characterized by self-taught ingenuity and work ethic honed by struggle for survival and passionate appreciation for life....
Winterthur Primer: X-Radiography Examination of an Embroidered Coat of Arms
In the last half of the eighteenth century, wealthy New England schoolgirls often displayed their stitching skills by executing elaborately embroidered coats of arms.1 One such object...
Picasso Looks at Degas
Throughout his long and prolific career, Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) observed and absorbed the work of other artists. One artist Picasso particularly admires was...

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