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  • Chinese Dragon Head Stage Puppet

    Chinese Dragon Head Stage Puppet

    Jul 25, 2019

    Dragons appear in multiple cultures around the world. Though their appearance, meaning and significance varies between cultures, humans remain fascinated with the mythical creature. Western dragons from European myths typically have four legs and large wings. Quetzalcóatl from the Aztec [...]

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  • Object: Wagon

    Object: Wagon

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0120a Conestoga Wagon American San Antonio, TX 1976 Materials: Wood, Canvas, Leather, Paint Bicentennial Logo Commissioned by the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, via Wikimedia Commons This object is a reproduction of a 19th Century covered wagon. It was gifted to [...]

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  • Object: Painting

    Object: Painting

    Oct 01, 2018

    2015.6.1 Painting “A Plaza in Texas in the 1930s” Carmen Lomas Garza American San Francisco, CA 2015 Materials: Wood/ Paint/ Metal/ Canvas This object is a painting entitled “A Plaza in Texas in the 1930’s” by artist Carmen Lomas Garza, a Chicana [...]

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  • Object: Painting

    Object: Painting

    Sep 27, 2018

    I-0492b Painting Jose Vives-Atsara Spanish-Texan Texas 1984 Materials: Paint, Wood, Canvas Map via: EIDD Design for All Europe The artist Jose Vives-Atsara is a Spanish-born Texan painter known for his depictions of  Mexican culture, beautiful Texas landscapes, and historical sites. [...]

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