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The author of our Van Gogh classic was an early champion of Braque and naïve art, sat for Picasso, was sheltered by the French Resistance and became the subject of an award winning film - he was a pretty fine writer too! The amazing life story of Wilhelm Uhde

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JR is coming to the Tribeca Film Festival!

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