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So you thinkyou know art.
Who painted thispicture in 1927?
It was paintedto illustrate orcomplement a work by
another artistin a different
medium,and if youcan name ityou will havetaken yourdaily step on the stairwayof surprise. -- DL
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Is the painting about (or inspired by) George Gershwin's song "I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise"?
Mel Allen Israel |
August 28, 2010 at 04:11 PM
is this a harlem renaissance painter?
August 28, 2010 at 06:43 PM
The painting is indeed inspired by the Gershwin song. But who painted it? Was it Arthur Dove? I'll look it up. . .
August 29, 2010 at 06:55 PM
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