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Posted on 02/24/2005 10:19:19 PM PST by Fizzie
Churchill Art Piece Called Into Question
by CBS4 News reporter Raj Chohan
Feb 24, 2005 8:03 pm US/Mountain BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) Boulder County resident Duke Prentup has been a fan of native American art for as long as he can remember. That love of art took him to the home of Ward Churchill in the early 1980's, where Prentup bought several pieces of Churchill's art, including a serigraph titled "Winter Attack."
"I have enjoyed them ever since immensely, they're obviously up inside my house," Prentup said.
Last month came a stunning revelation, though, as as Prentup flipped through a 1972 book called The Mystic Warriors of the Plains written and illustrated by the late artist Thomas E. Mails. He found a sketch that was strikingly similar to the Churchill piece.
(Excerpt) See the rest of the article, and photo comparisons of the 2 pieces of art here: http://news4colorado.com/topstories/local_story_055200531.html
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Yikes, MarineBrat! Not bad, not bad at all...
yeah,...ol' Ward's got the VW camper all packed,...Bellingham,and then across
No proof of penis?
Enough to have the bastard called out into the street - and whip his ass raw..
"Original?" In what sense is this "original?"
Semit fo tsrow eht saw ti, semit fo tseb eht saw ti. - that there is an original sentence by me, after Dickens. Jeezelouise...
Pull the fries, the alarm is chiming. His taters are done.
LOL.......okay, I'm DYING laughing now.
I disagree. He seems to be an honest to goodness con man.
It is the first generation forgery. It is the original forgery.
Your post #26 is a classic, Billthedrill. LMAO
"Psycho Ward" Churchill is mad as hell and
he's not going to take it anymore.
He won't have to...
He runs with some pretty vile folks.. LOL
maybe he copied some of her works, too?
Mary Frances Berry has been the Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought and Professor of History since 1987. She received her Ph.D.
in History from the University of Michigan and JD from the University of Michigan Law School. She is the author of seven books, including The Pig Farmer's Daugher(sic) and Other Tales of American Justice: Episodes of Racism
and Sexism in the Courts from 1865 to the Present (1999); Black Resistance, White Law: A History of Constitutional Racism in America (1994, orig. 1971); The Politics of Parenthood: Child Care, Women's Rights, and the Myth
of the Good Mother (1993); Why ERA Failed: Politics, Women's Rights, and the Amending Process of the Constitution (1986); Long Memory: The Black
Experience in America, with John Blassingame (1982); and Military Necessity and Civil Rights Policy: Black Citizenship and the Constitution, 1861-1868 (1977).
Awesome, thanks. Peter Finch actually LOOKS a little like him. And was about as American as he is...
Here is a set of pics that shows how it is done.
I have been saying from the start he is going to have everyone digging into his background... and boy this will be it.