Historical & Environmental Education Reading
American Impressionism - Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum
This on-line exhibit from the Smithsonian American Art Museum matches paintings with historical context & critical analysis. The selection of American treasures features Weir Farm regulars prominently, including Julian Alden Weir, Childe Hassam, John Twachtman, and Theodore Robinson.
Start with Weir's "Upland Pasture" (#50) and continue to discover an array of pieces (each with short descriptions) inspired by classic American scenes.
- Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Principal Financial Group
- Report or Paper
- Art, Education, History, Visual Arts