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Through Burchfield’s Eyes: A Dream World of the Imagination

Published on August 10th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Reflecting on his life and career as an artist, Burchfield once wrote, “I have always believed 1917 to be the ‘golden year’ of my career.” In honor of the centennial of Burchfield’s self-proclaimed “golden year,” the Burchfield Penney Art Center has organized A Dream World of the Imagination, an exhibition entirely dedicated to work Burchfield produced in 1917.  …continue reading or post a comment

Born on this day: Edward Hopper

Published on July 19th, 2017 by Ally Chapel

Born on this day in 1882, Edward Hopper became America’s foremost modernist painter. As a poet of quotidian scenes, he is known as one of the twentieth century’s most admired realist painters, as well as one of the greatest American scene painters, whose works are still considered icons of modern art. …continue reading or post a comment

Questroyal Staff Picks: Summer 2017

Published on July 13th, 2017 by Ally Chapel

Here at Questroyal Fine Art, we picked our favorite works of art from our current collection. Check out what we chose and then let us know your summer #QRpicks.

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100 Years of Andrew Wyeth

Published on June 15th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

This summer marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of American realist Andrew Wyeth. …continue reading or post a comment

Questroyal Fine Art’s Eighth Annual Summer Sale

Published on June 6th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

As the temperatures outside finally begin to heat up in earnest and we enter summer in full swing, we welcome the start of one of our most anticipated events with Questroyal Fine Art’s eighth annual summer sale. …continue reading or post a comment

What Do Wonder Woman and American Art Have in Common?

Published on June 1st, 2017 by Ally Chapel

You may be surprised to learn that this summer’s highly anticipated blockbuster action movie, Wonder Woman, and American painting have something in common. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Cole National Historic Site: New Beginnings

Published on May 5th, 2017 by Ally Chapel

With the increase of light and warmth, spring is the season of hope and renewal. Nestled in Catskill, New York, the Thomas Cole National Historic Site marks the birthplace of American art, where the Hudson River School of landscape painting began. On April 30, the Thomas Cole National Historic Site offered free admission and …continue reading or post a comment

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The Poetry of Thomas Cole

Published on April 25th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Thomas Cole is well-known as one of the founding fathers of America’s Hudson River School movement. Yet, in addition to the romantic landscape paintings he produced during his prolific career, Cole also wrote a wealth of poetry that celebrated the beauty of the American landscape. …continue reading or post a comment

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Marsden Hartley: The Painter from Maine

Published on March 25th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Marsden Hartley’s Maine is now on view as one of the Met Breuer’s first exhibitions since its opening just one year ago. The highly anticipated exhibition consists of approximately 90 paintings and drawings, organized to focus on the prominence of the northernmost state in Hartley’s artistic legacy. …continue reading or post a comment

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Worthy of the Ages: Important Hudson River School Paintings now on view

Published on March 10th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Today is the first official day of Questroyal Fine Art’s annual exhibition and sale of important Hudson River School Paintings. …continue reading or post a comment