Thomas Eakins and the Swimming Picture
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Examines a painting that is now widely regarded as an American masterpiece. Eakins was not a popular artist at the time this painting was completed, but he was considered an innovative teacher and noted expert on human anatomy.
High School (9-12)
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West