Tag Archives: museum collection

Hello . . . Dolley Madison

Posted on October 28, 2015

A recent visit to James Madison’s Montpelier gave me an expanded appreciation for Dolley Madison, the wife of the fourth president of the United States.

Five Thousand and Counting

Posted on January 15, 2014

5,450 . . . 5,451 . . . 5,452 . . . slowly, sheet-by-sheet, I am documenting a vast collection of pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, and ink drawings. The artist, Don Richard Eckelberry, considered this resource his “Fort Knox.” * These sketches and composition drawings – many including color and… Read More