Samuel Morse was an artist before that whole telegraph/Morse code came to him. His giant painting "Gallery of the Louvre" shows one gallery in which he copied his favorite paintings from throughout the Louvre. He was often accompanied by his friend James Fennimore Cooper (who, with his wife and daughter are painted in the piece. Morse's own self-portrait is shown looking over a painters shoulder.
posted on 04/25/2012 2:37:36 PM PDT
(History repeats itself because human nature is static)
Whoa, very cool.
Who knew art could be so attractive?
posted on 04/25/2012 2:42:45 PM PDT
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So back then the Mona Lisa was just hanging there with a bunch of other stuff?
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