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Inside the Capitol: The Painting of Washington Under the Rotunda | BRIdge from the Past

What does the painting inside the U.S. Capitol Dome tell us about the concepts of law and liberty? In this episode of BRIdge from the Past, Mary explores the famous painting inside of the U.S. Capitol Dome. Called the ‘Apotheosis of Washington,’ this painting was designed in 1854 and is chock full of American imagery and symbolism to examine. What does the symbolism found in the eye of the Capitol showcase to you?

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