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Thomas Eakins
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Thank you for your contributions to art and photography. May you rest in peace.
- William Bjornstad
 Added: Nov. 4, 2014
 
Rest in peace.
- Mara
 Added: Jun. 25, 2014
 

- Jackie Howard
 Added: Jul. 25, 2013
 

- Mark V.
 Added: Jun. 25, 2013
 
Rest in peace.
- Mara
 Added: Jun. 25, 2013
 

- Ann
 Added: May. 11, 2013
 

- David Wend
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
 
Great artist, lovely ancestor and passed away on my birthday...R.I.P
- Sierra Eakins
 Added: Jul. 4, 2012
 

- Mark V.
 Added: Jun. 25, 2012
 

- Jackie Howard
 Added: Jul. 25, 2011
 

- 2kjmom
 Added: Jun. 25, 2011
 

- sandpipertoo
 Added: Jun. 13, 2011
 

- Lillie Riney
 Added: Dec. 30, 2010
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 25, 2010
 

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Jul. 25, 2010
 
Rest in eternal peace.
- Mara
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
 

- SD Braddy
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
 

- lisa greenman
 Added: Jun. 19, 2010
 

- Martin W
 Added: Jun. 7, 2010
 

- Martin W
 Added: Dec. 16, 2009
 

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Sep. 19, 2009
 
Thomas Eakins was arguably the greatest of all American painters. I just finished the biography "Portrait" by William S. McFeely. Tom was a great and wonderful man, though his life had many disappointments and an unjust betrayal by the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art.
- Buddy from Budd Lake
 Added: Oct. 23, 2008
 

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jul. 12, 2008
 

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jul. 21, 2007
 
L'un des plus grands peintres américain... RIP
- Canderic
 Added: May. 6, 2007
 
With much admiration and respect.
- Miss Morgan
 Added: Apr. 21, 2007
 
The whole city of Philadelphia rejoices at the accomplishment of raising $68 million to keep "The Gross Clinic" in Philadelphia, where it belongs. An attempt by a WalMart heir to buy it and move it to Arkansas was thwarted. The newspapers describe you as the greatest American painter, and "The Gross Clinic" as our "Night Watch" ... my favorite, however, by you is "The Swimming Hole".
- Buddy from Budd Lake
 Added: Dec. 29, 2006
 

- gaby hayes
 Added: Jun. 28, 2006
 
REST IN PEACE
- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Nov. 4, 2005
 
Three cheers to a true visionary. Thank you for the legacy you left in your art and in your guidance of young artists at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.
- Anglofranc
 Added: Sep. 21, 2005
 
I often view your paintings at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.. such talent lives on forever...
- Susan
 Added: Sep. 15, 2004
 
to a great American artist. R.I.P.
- T.L. Simpkins
 Added: Apr. 28, 2004
 
Rest in peace.
- Kri§†i Loyd
 Added: Jan. 22, 2004
 
Your paintings still rock me.
- Scattergood-Moore
 Added: Aug. 24, 2003
 

- quebecoise
 Added: Apr. 2, 2003
 
Superb painter! I loved your portrait of the poet Walt Whitman at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art in Philadelphia.
- Buddy from Budd Lake
 Added: Oct. 31, 2002
 
I went to see the exhibit of your work at the Metropolitan Museum today. You are still the greatest of American painters and one of the best of the 19th century. For the Gross Clinic, for those marvelously lucid rowing pictures, for all those great portraits that make most other 19th century portraiture look vacuous, for having the courage to stick to your vision despite so much persecution and disappointment, you should stand up in your grave and take a bow: Bravo! Bravo! Bravo!
- FDB
 Added: Jun. 21, 2002
 
The almost real and life like painting of your wife is my favorite. A fine "Pennsylvania Painter" and Pennsylvanian!
- Kenneth Thomson
 Added: Jun. 15, 2002
 
My favorite painting is the "Biglin Brothers Turning the Stake." Saw it at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC
- David (Bill) W. Dinges, Jr.
 Added: Feb. 1, 2002
 
Thank you
- FDB
 Added: Jan. 11, 2002
 
Rest in peace
- Chip
 Added: Dec. 15, 2001
 
 

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