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Arts Everyday Living: Art of Escaping the Summer Heat—Northern Woods to Winter Memories

  American artist George Bellows (1882-1925) created many of his works of art in the early years of the 20th century, often utilizing tactile, expressive brushstrokes and bold, unforgettable colors.  Although Bellows lived and worked primarily in New York City (where he painted Love of Winter in Central Park below), he also traveled to popular artistic locales […]

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Winter Harmony

Arts Everyday Living: Through an American Impressionist’s Eyes: Summer Into Winter

  There is a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it, and it fills it with noblest inclinations. Washington Irving, Sketch Book American Impressionist John H. Twachtman (1853-1902) often recreated the beauty of his home and surrounding property, with a particular love for winter evident in Winter Harmony […]

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