Andrea Andreani, The Triumph of Julius Cesar (after Andrea Mantegna), (1598–99).

Grandeur Translated

Antonio Saura, Cocktail Party (1960).

Postwar Abstraction in Spain

Francis Seymour Haden, detail of Hand O Laborum (1864).

Etched in Arcadia Ego: Francis Seymour Haden in Cambridge

Jacob Lawrence, Toussaint at Ennery (1989).

Black Lives Mattered: Jacob Lawrence and Toussaint L’Ouverture

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  • Reading Christiane Baumgartner’s Lines

    Installation view of “Christiane Baumgartner: Another Country.” Courtesy Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA.

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  • Prix de Print No. 35 Sunny Garden in Blue: Stories from the Caribbean to Brooklyn by Bundith Phunsombatlert

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