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Washington Crossing the Delaware

The Odd, Magical, Powerful Mojo of Bucks County, PA

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 05.28.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

There's something about New Hope, and about the mojo of Central Bucks County in general, that lends itself to magical, powerful, creative thinking. George Washington felt it. Henry Mercer felt it. James Michener felt it.

Mallika Rao

The Met's Redheaded Stepchild Gets A Makeover | Mallika Rao | Posted 01.20.2012 | Home

It was quietly dismantled at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art by staff who didn't like it, shuttled around the country for years, and held hostag...

PHOTOS: Famous Painting Gets A New Version

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- One of America's most famous images, a painting of George Washington crossing the Delaware River, got much of the story wrong: The America...

Larry Rivers After Crossing His Delaware

Barbara Probst Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Barbara Probst Solomon

Larry was intellectual, literary, and one of the most brainy artists of his generation, but there was always the feeling in the art world that the more intellectual the artist, the less talented the painter.

Astoria Characters: The Frame-O-Phile

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Astoria-based Eli Wilner has become the framer of choice for the Smithsonian, Sotheby's and Christie's auction houses and the White House. "I want to frame the whole world," he says.

Limbaugh Crossing the Delaware

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Danziger