DAILY ART FIX: This 1861 Japanese version of the American Revolution is incredibly awesome, especially George Washington punching a tiger

Art world links which caught my eye…

George Washington Like You’ve Never Seen Him Before

In this thread from 2018, historian Nick Kapur shares imagery from an 1861 Japanese account of the American Revolution. Either something was lost in translation, or there is some extreme symbolism going on.

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Washington’s “second-in-command” John Adams battling an enormous snake

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RICHARD BLEDSOE is a visual story teller; a painter of fables and parables. He received his BFA in Painting from Virginia Commonwealth University. Richard has been an exhibiting artist for over 25 years, in both the United States and internationally. He lives and paints happily in Phoenix, Arizona, with his wife Michele and cat Motorhead. He is the author of Remodern America: How the Renewal of the Arts Will Change the Course of Western Civilization.

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