Thursday, November 26, 2015

Evolving Depictions of America's Thanksgiving


"The unthankful heart...discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day, and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings!"
..............Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)


Thanksgiving 1914 A Colonial Revival Painting of The First Thanksgiving by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American painter, 1850-1936)


Thanksgiving 1915 A Colonial Revival Painting of The First Thanksgiving by Jean Louis Gerome Ferris (American painter, 1863-1930).


Thanksgiving 1923 Norman Percevel Rockwell (American artist, 1894–1978) Life Magazine Cover Ye Glutton


Thanksgiving 1924 JC Leyendecker


Thanksgiving 1928 JC Leyendecker


Thanksgiving 1930


Thanksgiving 1935 Norman Percevel Rockwell (American artist, 1894–1978)


Thanksgiving 1943 Norman Percevel Rockwell (American artist, 1894–1978) Freedom from Want Saturday Evening Post 1943


Thanksgiving 1951 Norman Percevel Rockwell (American artist, 1894–1978) Giving Thanks 1951


Thanksgiving 2003 John Currin (American painter, b 1962), Thanksgiving 2003


No comments:

Post a Comment