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Historic Collections: Henry Field
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Learn more about Henry Field, an early member of the Board of Trustees of the Art Institute and an important collector of Barbizon School paintings.
Historic Collections: Henry Field
Artwork and Artist Information: Frederick Douglass by Samuel J. Miller
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A brief essay focusing on Samuel J. Miller and his photograph of Frederic Douglass. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Frederick Douglass</em> by Samuel J. Miller
Teacher Manual: American Art
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Works from the Art Institute of Chicago's comprehensive American collection found in this manual include colonial portraiture, sculpture, and landscape art that reflect the young nation in the early...
Teacher Manual: American Art
Teacher Manual: African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
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Introduce your students to 19th- and 20th-century African American art in the Art Institute's collection from works by Henry Ossawa Tanner to Kerry James Marshall's mural-sized paintings. This manual...
Teacher Manual: African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—David Lee Csicsko Connects with Arnold Böcklin
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David Lee Csicsko reveals his long interest in the figure of Neptune and other denizens of the sea in this Artists Connect lecture. Csicsko, who created stained glass and mosaic panels for Chicago’s...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—David Lee Csicsko Connects with Arnold Böcklin
Audio Lecture: George Bellows—An Unfinished Life
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Charles Brock, National Gallery of Art, addresses discrepancies between the early and late work of American artist George Bellows in this first of a three-part lecture series. Presented with the...
Audio Lecture: George Bellows—An Unfinished Life
Audio Lecture: The Wit of Illusion—Trompe l’Oeil in American Art
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Wendy Bellion, University of Delaware, explores the perceptual riddles of trompe l’oeil art from the Peale family in the 1790s to William Michael Harnett. Presented with the Terra Foundation for...
Audio Lecture: The Wit of Illusion—Trompe l’Oeil in American Art
Audio Lecture: Cutting a Figure: Fashioning Black Portraiture
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Combining previously unpublished images with scrupulous archival research, this lecture illuminates the ideological nature of the genre and the centrality of race and cultural identity in...
Audio Lecture: Cutting a Figure: Fashioning Black Portraiture
Historic Collections: The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection
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The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection is a cornerstone of the Art Institute of Chicago’s distinguished holdings of Post-Impressionist and modern art. Assembled by Frederic and...
Historic Collections: The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection
Video: Lecture—John Singer Sargent's Parisian Portraits
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Erica Hirshler, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, explores Sargent’s early career in Paris, where he created some of his most imaginative portraits, including the Art Institute’s Madame Paul Escudier....
Video: Lecture—John Singer Sargent's Parisian Portraits
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