Saturday, June 27, 2009

new york historical society--cell phone photos

Thomas cole work--nice reds...
Famous cole painting...there are no humans in this piece--it is post human
juxtapoz
great wheel
lincoln's life mask and hand cast--his hand was swollen from shaking so many hands
the shadow knows
Marble indian..great light
I would give anything for this antique tool set
this is the greatest sunset painting I ever looked upon..
Busts of the presidents..the lincoln in the rear is about 3+ foot high...
Great old musty portraits of stilted subjects..
An amazing painting of winter, it felt cold...


Noah's ark toys..


I went to see the hudson river school painters at the Historical society...first time there, I took a lot of cell phone photos..post more soon.

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ANDREW WYETH AT THE BRANDYWINE!

I just paid a visit to the Brandywine Museum (first time) and saw the Andrew Wyeth Retrospective! It was beyond words and I also got to visi...