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Golden Oak Library Table Desk With Three Drawers

Fine old golden oak library table or desk. It has three drawers and two book shelves on the sides. In good condition with some veneer delaminating on the lower part of the rear legs (see photos in slide show below). 139 more words

20th Century

The Making of America: Review of Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Telling Stories digital exhibit

Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Telling Stories exhibit captures painter Norman Rockwell’s iconic expressions of 20th century Americanism. Created in partnership with “two of America’s best-known modern filmmakers—George Lucas and Steven Spielberg— recognized a kindred spirit in Rockwell and formed significant collections of his work,” Telling Stories reveals the intersection of these artistic heroes; whose works collectively affect an expansive, profound portrayal of a nation’s core values and stories. 848 more words

20th Century

Rescuing Medicaid, Social Security, etc...From The Villainous GOP

Is straight outta the 20th Century. Republicans attack Government Entitlement Program for one reason. To offset the tax cuts they give to their wealthy benefactors. C’mon, why would anyone keep fighting that fight? 141 more words

Income Equality

Catching the Thanksgiving Turkey by Grandma Moses

Title: Catching the Thanksgiving Turkey

Artist: Grandma Moses (1860 – 1961)

Nationality: American

Completion Date: 1943

Style: Primitivism

Genre: Genre Painting

Particularly in the early years of her career, Moses frequently chose subjects that were staples of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century illustration. 36 more words

Art

Vintage Finnish Framed Fabric

Vintage framed fabric in the Dina pattern. Made for For Intair, Stoffdesign of Finland and designed by V Martius. A very nice 1970’s piece retaining the printed edge on the reverse. 33 more words

20th Century

Yugoslavian Mid-Century Style Sofa

Somehow between the fluorescing of the incredible Yugoslavian ‘Spomenik‘ sculptural movement, the advent of the Yugo, the decay of the state and civil war there was a… 140 more words

20th Century