Winslow Homer http://wrti.org en Shipwreck! Winslow Homer and THE LIFE LINE http://wrti.org/post/shipwreck-winslow-homer-and-life-line <p>Nineteenth and early 20<sup>th</sup><sup>-</sup>century American artist Winslow Homer painted civil war scenes, landscapes, and seascapes, but his tour de force was a close up of a dramatic rescue at sea.&nbsp;</p><p><em>The Life Line</em>, part of the American art collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, is the focus of a <a href="http://www.philamuseum.org/exhibitions/749.html" target="_blank"><strong>new exhibition </strong></a>that explores the artistic foundation and historical events that set the stage for this groundbreaking work.</p> Sat, 22 Sep 2012 15:01:00 +0000 Susan Lewis 4475 at http://wrti.org Shipwreck! Winslow Homer and THE LIFE LINE Art Review: SHIPWRECK! Winslow Homer and 'The Life Line' http://wrti.org/post/art-review-shipwreck-winslow-homer-and-life-line <p>WRTI's Lesley Valdes provides the back story of Winslow Homer's <strong><em><a href="http://www.philamuseum.org/exhibitions/749.html" target="_blank">The Life Line</a></em></strong>, which is on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in a special exhibition that runs from September 22 - December 16, 2012.</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 17:00:57 +0000 Lesley Valdes 4467 at http://wrti.org Art Review: SHIPWRECK! Winslow Homer and 'The Life Line'