Portrait

Chicago artist Thomas Allen Pauly (inset) will paint the official portrait of American Pharoah, the horse who won the 147th Belmont Stakes, and won the first Triple Crown of thoroughbred racing since 1978.  (Photo credit: Steve Miller/CBS and Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chicago Artist To Paint American Pharoah’s Official Portrait

Chicago artist Thomas Allen Pauly was at Belmont Park last Saturday, when American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes by five and a half lengths, to win the first Triple Crown of thoroughbred racing since 1978.

06/10/2015

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. (Credit: www.alplm.org)

Famous Mary Todd Lincoln Painting Deemed A Fraud

On the official Illinois holiday honoring President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, word of a famous painting of his First Lady is being called a fraud.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012