American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 1: The Republic of Virtue (VHS)

Demonstrates how the new republic adopts and transforms the classical style to serve a new, democratic ideal. Examples range from heroic statues of George Washington (1732-1799) to the architecture of Thomas Jefferson.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
Art Surveys
18th Century and Earlier
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