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Why a Republican Senator Gave President Biden a Civil War-Era Painting by a Black Landscape Artist as an Inauguration Gift

As part of his inauguration as the 46th President of the United States today, Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden received a bounty of gifts from lawmakers, including a large painting by Robert S. Duncanson given to the couple by Republican Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri. The 1859 work, titled … Read entire story.

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