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  "The Quilter's Daughter, 2012-14'' (oil on linen), by Christopher W. Benson, in the show "Pictures & Windows: The Paintings of Christopher W. Benson from 1975 to 2017,'' at the Newport Art Museum, through Dec. 31. The museum says his scenes are like a less dramatic version of Norman Rockwell's works, showing snapshots of American life that might help show what we have in common in a deeply divided nation .

"The Quilter's Daughter, 2012-14'' (oil on linen), by Christopher W. Benson, in the show "Pictures & Windows: The Paintings of Christopher W. Benson from 1975 to 2017,'' at the Newport Art Museum, through Dec. 31. The museum says his scenes are like a less dramatic version of Norman Rockwell's works, showing snapshots of American life that might help show what we have in common in a deeply divided nation.