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 "Richard S. Chew: Afternoon"

    I am the older girl in this painting. I grew up on Jamestown, RI. My mother worked for Mr. Chew's mom during the summer. I was thirteen and my little sister was 8 years old. Although she appears to be gazing out to sea, she was actually pouting. I remember attending a party at Mr Chew's h

    Gaelyn Bunker
  • About "William H. Campbell: Double Exposure"

    This is a painting of Bill's studio. It brings fond memories. I sat in those yellow chairs at his table many times on my visits. Bill had been my father's studio partner for 27 years at 3 different locations around center city and I shared the last studio at 1715 Walnut St. with Bill for

    Bruce Rauffenbart
  • About "William H. Campbell: Double Exposure"

    Hi Bruce! Great looking room - I can feel the warmth of the sun through the window. Thanks for sharing such a pleasant image. Emmet

    emmet robinson
  • About "Franklin D. Briscoe : Off Dieppe"

    Is it possible or do you any paintings by Artist Franklin D. Briscoe w/out his signature except his name on the frame? I received a painting from my auntie w/out signature. It just said, "Coast of Normandy", "1879", Franklin D. Briscoe" on the bottom middle of the frame. Th

    DT
  • About "Franklin D. Briscoe : Off Dieppe"

    We don't have any like that in our collection, DT, but an appraiser might be able to help you identify it.

    Woodmere Art Museum
  • About "Franklin D. Briscoe : Off Dieppe"

    I've recently gotten similar painting from my auntie, but looking at your painting. What I received seems to be just 2/3 of the painting. It's missing the beginning 1/3 where the artist signature on yours is located. Is your painting the original? Is there any other that you know of? Do y

    DT