John Singer Sargent: Portraits in Praise of Women Coming to Fenimore Art Museum

A major exhibition featuring the works of the foremost American portrait painter of the late 19th-century, John Singer Sargent, opens at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York on May 29, 2010. John Singer Sargent: Portraits in Praise of Women features approximately 25 paintings of Sargent’s portraits of American women and connects the artist’s […]

From Cooperstown to Grapevine

I saw a folk art figure looking at me from a wine bottle in a suburban Dallas supermarket Saturday. It turns out Ballet of Angels is not only a painting at the New York State Historical Association, Copperstown, it’s a semi-dry, fruity white wine.  The maker’s web site provides some insight. “Our Ballet of Angels […]