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A Rose  1907

by Thomas Pollock Anshutz

One of the most gifted American art teachers, Anshutz links the realism of his mentor Thomas Eakins with that of the Ashcan School, some of whom were his students. Perhaps because Anshutz spent so much time teaching, he painted only about 130 oils. Some of the most impressive belong to a series of images of Rebecca H. Whelen, daughter of a trustee of the Pennsylvania Acade...
58 x 43 7/8 in. (147.3 x 111.4 cm)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art