American Art Collection

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Whether creating a painting on canvas, a print on paper, or a functional decorative arts object, American artists chronicle some of the accomplishments, hopes, and struggles of Americans throughout this country’s history. On this tour, reflect on American Art from the 1700s to the mid-20th century: look together with a group, share your ideas and observations, and learn stories about some of the most beloved objects in the American Art Collection.

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