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    1921-23 Saint Petersburg in ruins: Pavel Alexandrovich Shillingovsky

    Pavel Shillingovsky 1881 — 1942 Painter, graphic artist, engraver and educator, representative of neo-classicism and modern styles. Shillingovsky was born into the family of a scene and set designer. He got art education at the Odessa Art School (1895-1900), where his teachers were K. Kiriak...
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    Restoration of Maya ruins at the 1893 Columbian exposition

    What kind of materials do you think we are looking at here? This is allegedly the Mayan Exhibit built for the purposes of the 1893 Columbian Expo in Chicago. Image Description: Restoration of Maya ruins at the Columbian exposition. - [Replica of Mayan temple ruins in what is now Uxmal, Mexico...
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    Thomas Cole: the Titan's Goblet and the Course of Empire

    Thomas Cole was an English-born American painter known for his landscape and history paintings. One of the major 19th-century American painters, he is regarded as the founder of the Hudson River School, an American art movement that flourished in the mid-19th century. Cole's work is known for...