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We stumble on late Victorian art: Winter Park, Florida

Some wealthy people use their money for yachts.  Some use it for the benefit of the community. Jeannette McKean founded a museum in 1942 to bring American art to the small town of Winter Park and named it after her … Continue reading

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Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Work — Auburn, N.Y.

Louis Comfort Tiffany, son of a New York jeweler, started his career as a painter, but in the 1870s he turned more toward decorative arts and interior design.  His distinctive stained glass work and mosaics through the 1920s became famous … Continue reading

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