Junior Ganymede
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Rally Around the Flag

June 29th, 2011 by G.

In the book 1861, I just read that Frederic Church “daubed a canvas with a garish piece of patriotic kitsch.” I looked up the painting. Naturally, I liked it.

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June 29th, 2011 07:40:50

June 29, 2011

I think I would appreciate it more if I had more context.

Adam G.
June 29, 2011

Painted after the firing on the flag at Ft. Sumter, when flagpoles were being erected in village squares across the country.

Adam G.
June 29, 2011

That’s my blood, yep.

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