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"Sipping Coffee," Social Realist Painting by Rodda, 1930

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"Nudes with Arched Bridge," WPA Period Painting by Rodda, 1930s
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Suffused with the rich, subdued colors of the WPA period, this painting by Maryland artist Larry Rodda depicts a male and female nude couple sitting on a grassy spot overlooking an a...
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"Walking the Cows" Important Social Realist Painting by Sternberg, 1944
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"Taming Wild Horses," WPA-Style, Early Social Realist Work by Paul Zimmerman
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"Negro Night Club," 1945 Painting Depicting African American Social Life
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A brilliant and lively depiction of a crowded cafe scene in 1945, this painting by Adalie Margules Brent depicts a slice of Black America at the end of World War II, probably in New ...
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"Lunchroom Conversations," Glimpse of 1920s Black Social Life in Philadelphia
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Full of energy and elegance, this genre scene of African Americans eating and chatting in a 1920s lunchroom -- dressed to the nines in furs, fashionable hats and wide-lapeled suits -...
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"Gathering Storm, Dominican Republic," Large, Color-Saturated Painting, 1930s
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Full of color and drama and boldly demonstrating his mastery of watercolor this painting by Wilmot Heitland of a shirtless Dominican on the beach next to a wood hut is the finest we ...
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"Spain Crucified," Important Painting Supporting Anti-Franco Forces, Late 1930s
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