Topic - Thomas Eakins

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM
Related Stories
  • Philly seminary to sell off Eakins paintings, art

    The Archdiocese of Philadelphia plans to sell part of the art collection at its St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, including five portraits by artist Thomas Eakins.

  • Exhibit reunites art JFK saw before assassination

    On the morning of Nov. 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy realized that their Fort Worth hotel suite featured an extraordinary array of artwork _ from a painting by Vincent van Gogh to a bronze by Pablo Picasso.

  • BOOK REVIEW: 'A Voice from Old New York'

    If Louis Auchincloss' forebears rolled over in their manicured graves when his novels came out, they can stop worrying now that his posthumous memoir has appeared. The most shocking outrage herein happened to the author himself, at boarding school.

More Stories →

Quotations
  • He said there was also a "good mix" _ ranging from the abstract expressionist oil on paper "Study for Accent Grave" by Franz Kline to Charles M. Russell's western-inspired "Lost in a Snowstorm - We are Friends" to Maurice Prendergast's post-impressionist oil painting "Summer Day in the Park."

    Exhibit reunites art JFK saw before assassination →

  • He told their stories in paragraphs as silken as the lapels of their Abercrombie tuxedos, with jibes as sharp as hatpins and turns of plot as piquant as onions in a Gibson cocktail.

    BOOK REVIEW: 'A Voice from Old New York' →

Happening Now