David Levinthal’s photographs reference iconic images and events that shaped postwar American society. Despite their playful veneer, they allow us to examine the myths and stereotypes lurking within beloved pastimes and enduring heroes.

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Image: David Levinthal, "Washington Crossing the Delaware" from the series "History," 2013, archival pigment print, 61 x 79 inches, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald Standford Rosenfeld, Jr. © 2013 David Levinthal