[Portrait of Henry O. Tanner by Thomas Eakins] On this day born :  Henry O. Tanner. His repertoire realistic in manner.* Tired of the   bigots who often did harass. He went overseas for his art props  in Paris.*   *”Henry O. Tanner,  while studying painting at a studio in the 1890s, observed that Blacks were accepted by their peers and... Read more »