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Ultramarine Blue

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The Romans traded for lapis lazuli which was mined in Afghanistan as it still is today.  They named the stone after its long journey from the east across the Mediterranean “Ultramarine blue” not... READ MORE

Working From Photos and Other Models

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A new exhibition opening at Bowdoin College centers on the American landscape painter Winslow Homer  use of his camera.  Homer was certainly not alone.  By the late 19th century landscape painters and figure... READ MORE