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Willard Hotel To Unveil Portraits Of Lincoln In D.C.

Two new portraits of President Abraham Lincoln and his family are being unveiled at a Washington hotel ahead of the 150th anniversary next year of Lincoln’s assassination.

10/28/2014

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Douglass Portrait Unveiled In Md. Governor’s House

A full-length portrait of Frederick Douglass is now the first painting of an African-American to go on display in the Maryland governor’s mansion.

09/15/2014

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AP Exclusive: Picasso’s ‘The Blue Room’ Painting Reveals Hidden Man

For Pablo Picasso, 1901 was a pivotal time to experiment and find his own unique style. At just 19 years old, he was living in Paris, painting furiously and dirt poor, so it wasn’t unusual for him to take one canvas and reuse it to paint a fresh idea.

06/17/2014

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Mickey Rooney Portrait Installed At Smithsonian

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has installed a photograph of entertainer Mickey Rooney with his frequent co-star Judy Garland to honor the late actor at the museum in Washington.

04/10/2014

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U.S. Portrait Gallery Installs Photo Of Pete Seeger

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is installing a photograph of Pete Seeger to honor the musician and activist who died this week.

01/29/2014

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Smithsonian Creates App For Presidential Portraits

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has a new way for visitors to see its images of the U.S. presidents up close.

02/15/2013

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Smithsonian Picks New U.S. Portrait Gallery Chief

The Smithsonian Institution named a leading Philadelphia museum executive and art historian to be the next director of the National Portrait Gallery on Tuesday.

02/05/2013

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Portrait Gallery Opens Exhibit On President Reagan

The National Portrait Gallery is chronicling the life and political career of President Ronald Reagan in a new exhibit.

07/01/2011

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Portrait Project Features Figures From Area’s Past

In his 15 years in Frederick, the artist Yemi has painted many local scenes. His latest project has him depicting 40 of the most important people of Frederick’s past. The “Pillars of Frederick” is a large public art project that will put the faces of those 40 people on the side of the McCutcheon’s Apple Co. building at 13 S. Wisner St.

04/11/2011

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Portrait Honoring Fallen Soldier Unveiled

A special portrait designed to help one family remember a fallen soldier was unveiled Sunday.

03/06/2011

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