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Brumidi US Capitol Artist Uncovered

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Brumidi US Capitol Artist Uncovered

Constantino Brumidi

The first thing that I think of with the phrase “Art in the US Capitol” a single name pops into my head; Constantino Brumidi. After all, he painted the Apotheosis of Washington on the Dome Canopy, the Rotunda…

Art at the Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Dumbarton Museum Sculpture

Last weekend we visited Dumbarton Oaks Museum.  I love this museum because of the unique collection and the story of how the collection came together. Quite a few attendees had never been to this museum. Below is a little snippet from the museum’s website about the previous owners Robert and Mildred Bliss. Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss…