Tag Archives: USA

1870: Afternoon by the Ocean

Alfred Thompson Bricher: Afternoon by the Ocean; 1870 is a complete guess for the date of this painting.

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1912: Monument

John Russell Pope: Competition Proposal for Lincoln Monument (1912); Pope’s firm designed the National Archives and Records Administration building (1935), the Jefferson Memorial (1943) and the West Building of the National Gallery of Art (1941).

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2016: Correction

A correction in The New York Times, April 10, 2016: An article on March 20 about wave piloting in the Marshall Islands misstated the number of possible paths that could be navigated without instruments among the 34 islands and atolls … Continue reading

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1977: FZAAKK!!!

Jack Kirby (pencils) & Mike Royer (inks): Captain America #214 (October, 1977) (source)

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2006: Wilderness

Mark Dion: Mobile Wilderness Wolf Unit (2006)

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1910: Dorset

Harry van der Weyden: Cliff End, Studland, Dorset (1909–1910)

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1911: Autumn Leaves

From the December 9, 1911 issue of The Outlook: A number of years ago I was invited to visit a friend who lived at a large and beautiful country-seat on the Hudson. Shortly after my arrival I started, with a … Continue reading

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