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1-A  Various Artists, Pottery and Baskets, c. 1100 to c. 1960

1-B  Various Artists, Mission Concepción, San Antonio, Texas, 1755

2-A  John Singleton Copley, Paul Revere, 1768

2-B  Various Artists, Silver of the 18th, 19th & 20th Centuries

3-A  Grant Wood, The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, 1931

3-B  Gilbert Stuart, George Washington (the Lansdowne portrait), 1796

4-A  Emanuel Leutze, Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1851

4-B  Hiram Powers, Benjamin Franklin, 1862

5-A  Thomas Cole, The Oxbow, 1836

5-B  N. C. Wyeth, Cover Illustration for The Last of the Mohicans, 1919

6-A  John James Audubon, American Flamingo, 1838

6-B  George Catlin, Catlin Painting the Portrait of Mah-to-toh-pa—Mandan, 1861/1869

7-A  Thomas Cole and others, Ohio State Capitol, 1838–1861

7-B  George Caleb Bingham, The County Election, 1852

8-A  Albert Bierstadt, Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California, 1865

8-B  Black Hawk, “Sans Arc Lakota” Ledger Book, 1880–1881

9-A  Winslow Homer, The Veteran in a New Field, 1865

9-B  Alexander Gardner, Abraham Lincoln, 1865

10-A  Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment Memorial, 1884–1897

10-B  Various Artists, Quilts of the 19th and 20th Centuries

11-A  Thomas Eakins, John Biglin in a Single Scull, c. 1873

11-B  James McNeill Whistler, Harmony in Blue and Gold, The Peacock Room, 1876–1877

12-A  John Singer Sargent, Portrait of a Boy, 1890

12-B  Childe Hassam, Allies Day, May 1917, 1917

13-A  Walker Evans, Brooklyn Bridge, New York, 1929

13-B  Louis Comfort Tiffany, Autumn Landscape– The River of Life, 1923–1924

14-A  Mary Cassatt, The Boating Party, 1893/1894

14-B  Joseph Stella, Brooklyn Bridge, c. 1919–1920

15-A  Charles Sheeler, American Landscape, 1930

15-B  William Van Alen, The Chrysler Building, 1926–1930

16-A  Edward Hopper, House by the Railroad, 1925

16-B  Frank Lloyd Wright, Fallingwater, 1935–1939

17-A  Jacob Lawrence, The Migration of the Negro Panel no. 57, 1940–1941

17-B  Romare Bearden, The Dove, 1964

18-A  Thomas Hart Benton, The Sources of Country Music, 1975

18-B  Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother, 1936

19-A  Norman Rockwell, Freedom of Speech, The Saturday Evening Post 1943, 1943

19-B  James Karales, Selma-to-Montgomery March for Voting Rights in 1965, 1965

20-A  Richard Diebenkorn, Cityscape I, 1963

20-B  Martin Puryear, Ladder for Booker T. Washington, 1996