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National Gallery of Art Photo 2018-04-21 16:04

Francisco de Goya's life spanned a period of political upheaval and military turmoil. In the early 19th century, Goya welcomed the idea of a Napoleonic invasion of Spain. He believed the ideals of the French revolution to be the only antidote to the abuses of the Spanish monarchy. Bartolomé Sureda was one of a group of like-minded liberal intellectuals. "Bartolomé Sureda y Miserol" is one of Goya's liveliest male portraits. The sitter's relaxed stance reflects the painter's intimate response to his friend. Sureda's disheveled hair and garb, in the mode of revolutionary France, speaks not only of his affinity for contemporary French fashion, but also of his sympathy for current French politics. Francisco de Goya, "Bartolomé Sureda y Miserol," c. 1803/1804, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. P.H.B. Frelinghuysen in memory of her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer

Gun of the Day - NRA Museums 2018-04-21 13:01

GUN OF THE DAY - Thomas Pistol Sometimes our GOTD is specially memorable for serial numbering. This Alexander James Ordnance Thomas semi-auto .45 employed a delayed blowback action, but this example bears serial number 000002. Problems with this compact design resulted in few of these double-action-only pistols being manufactured. One of the company's officers donated this pistol to the museum collection and noted it was a gun that had broken several pairs of grips during testing. Caliber: .45 ACP Production Dates: mid-1970s #NRAmuseums #GunOfTheDay #guns #pistol