Archives

Stories for March 2013

Picture This: An American in London, George Catlin and His Indian Gallery

March 8, 2013

Our George Catlin paintings on display at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Photo courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery. One of the highlights of our American Art collection are the over 400 artworks in 19th century painter George Catlin's...


Harvard's Drew Gilpin Faust on the Language of War

March 7, 2013

Timothy H. O'Sullivan, A Harvest of Death, Gettysburg, July 1863, albumen print, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, Va., Museum purchase and partial gift of Carol L. Kaufman and Stephen C. Lampl in memory of their parents Helen and Carl Lampl...