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In This Case: Catlin

August 8, 2006

In This Case is a series of weekly posts on art in the Luce Foundation Center, a visible art storage facility at the Smithsonian American Art Museum that displays more than 3,300 pieces in fifty-seven cases. George Catlin, Prairie Meadows...


George Washington: His Head in the Clouds

August 5, 2006

Thomas P. Rossiter, Visit of the Prince of Wales, President Buchanan, and Dignitaries to the Tomb of Washington at Mount Vernon, October 1860, 1861, oil, 27 1/4 x 54 3/8 in., Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston,...


LA Times: Now on Exhibit, the Blogger's View

August 2, 2006

Los Angeles Times discusses the new world of museum blogging For a behind-the-scenes look at museum blogging in general and Eye Level in particular, take a look at Now on exhibit, the blogger's view in Sunday's Los Angeles Times. Writer...