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Date: 1949-04-07 

Description: "Robert Paterson, Oshkosh, won The Wisconsin State Journal's purchase award of $25 in the 21st annual UW student art show. Here he is with his water color...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Copy of Gilbert Stuart's portrait of George Washington painted by Thomas Sully, 1854. (Museum object #1942.506)

Date: 1899 

Description: Two women sitting in the "rest room" at the McCormick Reaper Works. A piano sits in the background.

Date: 1987 

Description: People working on the Mifflin Street Co-op mural.

Photograph

Madison Art Guild

Date: 1957-01-07 

Description: Madison Art Guild oil painters participate in a workshop at Doris Brobst's home at 211 Lathrop Street. Seated: Virginia Oosterhous. Standing: Kathleen Cl...

Photograph

Assembly Chamber

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Assembly Chamber from the visitors' gallery, in the Wisconsin State Capitol. There is a large circular ceiling skylight, and a mural painting by Edwin...

Painting

Henry Gratiot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front and back views of a miniature portrait of Henry Gratiot (1789-1836), a prominent figure in southwestern Wisconsin during the lead mining era. Gratiot...

Date: 2002-04-26 

Description: Portrait artist George Pollard (left) and former Governor Tommy G. Thompson at the unveiling of Pollard's portrait of Thompson at the Madison Club.

Date: 1923 

Description: Men in work clothes stand on scaffolding in the library reading room of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Desks below are covered with drop cloths. The rea...

Date: 1913 

Description: The actors Earle Williams, Rex Ingram, and Lillian Walker pose in a scene still from Vitagraph's "The Artist's Great Madonna." The scene is an artist's stu...

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Description: Studio full-length portrait of a European American woman posed standing and holding a diploma in front of her with both hands. She wears gloves and a light...

Date: 1948-12-06 

Description: Mrs. Celin Furu is shown in Norwegian costume displaying her oil painting of Trolfjord, as well as Rosemaled furniture. She was a wartime resident of Berge...

Date: 1949-10-29 

Description: Standing before the portrait of the late Governor Elect Orland S. Loomis, presented to the State in the assembly chambers, are (from left) Laura Jean Loomi...

Date: 1944-06-11 

Description: Mrs. Walter Goodland (wife of Governor Goodland), and John Steuart Curry standing in front of "Our Good Earth", by John Steuart Curry at a Memorial Union e...

Date: 1951-03-20 

Description: F. Carlton Ball (left), University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor of Art, and Aaron Bohrod, University of Wisconsin Artist in Residence, pose for a portr...

Historical Essay

George Pollard's Palette

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Used by the artist George Pollard of Kenosha, Wisconsin, as a 'scrapbook' of his distinguished career. (Museum object #2007.108.1)

Date: 1949-03-26 

Description: Pictured is Madison artist Mrs. Russell (Fern) Fowler, 3315 Blackhawk Drive, with a display of her hand painted china Easter eggs. The eggs were popular d...

Photograph

Boyce Totz

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Description: Painter Boyce Totz in a chair and looking out of a window.

Date: 1950-04-03 

Description: Three junior high school students, recipients of a 1949 summer scholarship, pose with their teacher near an exhibit of the students' water color sketches....

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Description: Small building completely covered in ivy, with a chimney projecting out the top left.

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