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Joaquín Sorolla (1863-1923)
“Seville, the Dance” (1915)
Oil on canvas
Located in the Hispanic Society of America, New York City, New York, United States

This painting is part of Sorolla’s “The Vision of Spain” series. Sorolla was commissioned to create a series of oil paintings on life in Spain. He would go on to make a total of 14 magnificent murals, installed to this day in the Hispanic Society of America building in Manhattan. They range from 3.5 to 4 meters (12-14’) in height, and total over 69 meters (227’) in length.

James Tissot (1836-1902)
“A Woman of Ambition” (1885)
Oil on canvas
Located in the Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, United States

David Wojnarowicz was born on this day in 1954. Untitled (One day this kid …) includes a grainy image of the artist as a child, set within a text he wrote that outlines what he saw the future holding for a queer person. The Whitney will mount the first major, monographic presentation of the artist’s work in over a decade in summer 2018. Explore his work in the Whitney’s collection

[David Wojnarowicz, Untitled (One day this kid …), 1990. Photostat, 30 × 40 1/8 in. (76.2 × 101.9 cm). Edition of 10. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Print Committee  2002.183. Courtesy of The Estate of David Wojnarowicz and P.P.O.W Gallery, New York, NY]