A Conversation for Art History 101: Political Statement

Funny, I can't help thinking about wigs and false teeth

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paulh, the apocalypse is coming, it's just late

George Washington wore a wig and had wooden false teeth. The two Roosevelts relied on lenses to help them see; one of them also needed wheeled transport so he could get around. With Lincoln, I think about the top hat that made him so iconic.

So, it took more than maize. People need a *lot* of technical support as they age and become prominent in public affairs.


Funny, I can't help thinking about wigs and false teeth

Post 2

paulh, the apocalypse is coming, it's just late

As opposed to private affairs such as the one FDR had with Lucy Mercer.


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