Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950

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From jazz and the jitterbug to assembly lines and skylines: the early twentieth century was a time of great social, artistic, and technological change.


Spring Sale at Bendel’s – Florine Stettheimer, American  1871-1944 


Pertaining to Yachts and Yachting – Charles Sheeler, American 1883-1965

Artists responded with a revolutionary language of shapes and colors. See how Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, Jacob Lawrence, and others challenged convention and forged bold new styles to fit the times. Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950

Art featured via Philadelphia Museum of Art

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