Thomas Eakins and the Swimming Picture

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.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West
TRC format: 
Book