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American Gothic, 1960-Present

by Henri de Corinth

“This land was made for you and me.” -Woody Guthrie

“When you’re born you get a ticket to the freak show. When you’re born in America, you get a front row seat.” -George Carlin

Dark romanticism, mostly in the South and Mid-Atlantic/Northeast.

Background image: ‘My Children’ by Abbott Handerson Thayer, before 1910.