In This Issue
Explore the December 1890 print edition below. Or to discover more writing from the pages of The Atlantic, browse the full archive.
“Our self-imposed isolation in the matter of markets ... [has] coincided singularly with an actual remoteness of this continent from the life of the rest of the world.”
“The first annual exhibition of the Société Nationale [des Beaux Arts] was opened upon the 15th of May, 1890. Everything about it was new and original.”