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11. Modernist Portraits

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Wallace Stevens - Selected Archive Items

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[6041] Paul Cezanne, Bend in the Road (1900),
courtesy of the National Gallery of Art.
Wallace Stevens argued that human faith could be found in the appreciation of beauty in nature, music, and art, rather than religion.

[8009] Gottscho-Schleisner, Inc., National Fire Group, Hartford, Connecticut, Long View of First-Floor Office (1942),
courtesy of the Library of Congress [LC-G613-T-41579].
Poet Wallace Stevens earned his living at an office building like this: the Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company in Hartford, Connecticut, where he worked from 1916 until his death.

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