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DATE 10/31/2022

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DATE 10/25/2022

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DATE 10/1/2022

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DATE 9/27/2022

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DATE 9/26/2022

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DATE 9/22/2022

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DATE 9/22/2022

'Temperature's Rising' — a new oral history of Galaxie 500

DATE 9/22/2022

On view now at Howard Greenberg Gallery, 'Baldwin Lee' is a revelation

DATE 9/19/2022

In Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

DATE 9/19/2022

Featuring a pull-off poster cover, 'Betye Saar: Serious Moonlight' is a New Release this week!

DATE 9/17/2022

Museum Store of the Month: MFA Boston Shop

DATE 9/17/2022

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DATE 9/16/2022

'Julie Blackmon: Midwest Materials' is NEW from Radius Books


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CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 2/21/2022

Celebrate Presidents Day with 'Photographs of Abraham Lincoln'

What does it take to be President of the United States? Alexander Gardner's February 5, 1865, portrait of our sixteenth President captures Abraham Lincoln four weary years into the Civil War and just two months before his assassination on April 14. It is one of 114 historical portraits gathered in a book that is remarkable in every way. Published and expertly tri-tone printed by Steidl, this magnificent edition makes for an excellent reminder of what we have been through as a country over the past two and a half centuries, and what we must stand for now. Lincoln's face, essayist Harold Hozler writes, was "'a type foreshadowing democracy,' fully representing its possibilities, and visibly suffering for its preservation."

The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln

The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln

STEIDL
Clth, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 288 pgs / 114 tritone.

$55.00  free shipping





Happy Mother's Day!

DATE 5/8/2022

Happy Mother's Day!