Visiting the Olana State Historic Site, the famous home of artist Frederic Church, in Hudson, NY, only slaked my thirst to see the home of my favorite painter, Thomas Cole. I studied these artists in art school. Church and Cole were part of what we now call the “Hudson River Valley School” of artists, the […]
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The Hudson River School of art has been my favorite fine art genre since I studied founder Thomas Cole’s stunning Voyage of Life paintings as a young art major in school. Such deep, dramatic, and luminous paintings these artists produced in the mid to late 19th century! As a matter of fact, their paintings were […]