Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

War Artist: Corporal Horace Pippin, 369th Infantry, AEF

Walt Kudlick helped me put together this slideshow once upon a time.


  1. His notebooks and letters are in the Archives of American Art in the Smithsonian Institute. They were digitized in 2006 and are available there.

  2. For those in the Washington, DC-area, the Phillips Collection is presenting a lecture entitled "War, History, and Memory in the Life and Work of Jacob Lawrence and Horace Pippin" on September 18 at 6:30 pm: