Stories

People like you have shared their ideas, knowledge, and stories as they relate to the art in our collection. Read about what people think about the art and artists you love here. Visit an individual work of art or artist page to add your story to our collection.

  • About "Severo Antonelli: Catherine Littlefield"

    I studied under Catherine at her studio on Ludlow St in Phila. She left us way to early

    Carolyn Passler
  • About "Stan Merz: Month's End"

    Stan and I grew close over the years. Not long after he received tenor at PAFA, he left and spent time between Spain and the US (where both his daughters were living). I believe he moved back to the states after that and hopped back and forth to Spain while helping to raise his grand daughter. With

    Diane
  • About "Charles Santore : Cannon: William Conrad"

    Faaaaaaaaaaaaantastic!!! Absolutely beautiful work.

    Joel Claunch
  • About "Idahlia Stanley: The Parting of the Red Sea"

    I have the artist work.....Twin Towers.

    Marilyn Bowen
  • About "Franklin D. Briscoe : Off Dieppe"

    I recently purchased a Briscoe painting very similar to this scene. It is slightly different, on canvas, and larger. Did he often do paint variations?

    James Stevenson
  • About "Joseph Hirsch: Untitled (Man Resting Head on Table)"

    The name of this lithograph is "Lunch Hour." It is based on a 1942 painting of the same name, and won the 1944 Joseph Pennell Prize from the Library of Congress. http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/99406670/

    Ed Lawler