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Charles Bird King, Still Life on a Green Cloth, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Dining—A Final Course After the Feast

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own Although early American artist Charles Bird King (1785-1862) was a skilled still-life painter, he is primarily remembered today for his portraits of Native-Americans.  A Room of One’s Own by British writer Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was her declaration […]

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