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Andy Amato’s Civil War Portrait Gallery

Several months back, I posted on the subject of illustrated Civil War narratives — by both Osprey Publishing and Marvel Comics. I did not, however, dwell at length on the quality of the art itself. (The Osprey line strikes m...
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National Portrait Gallery unveils newly commissioned portrait of Dame Vivienne Westwood

Arts : Artdaily (17 hours ago)

As London Fashion Week draws to a close, the National Portrait Gallery unveiled today its latest commissioned portrait ? a photograph of Dame Vivienne Westwood in her garden by artist and photographer Juergen Teller. Commissioned by... Read Post

Confederate Ironclad vs Union Ironclad: Hampton Roads 1862

History / US History : Civil War Book News (6 years ago)

by Ron Field (Author), Howard Gerrard (Illustrator), Peter Bull (Illustrator)From the publisher:This is an Osprey color illustrated series title.The ironclad was a revolutionary weapon of war. Although iron was used for protection i... Read Post

Mail Bag: More Civil War Art

History / US History : Civil War Literature (7 years ago)

Last week, following my post about a Civil War art gallery, I received an email advertising another — the web gallery of Andy Thomas of Carthage, Missouri. You can visit his website here, and view his Civil War-related art he... Read Post

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