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Artwork Resource Packet: The Herring Net by Winslow Homer
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In The Herring Net (1885), Winslow Homer captures the conflict between man and nature in his depiction of two fishermen hauling in a herring net amidst a stormy and powerful seascape. This...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>The Herring Net</em> by Winslow Homer
Artwork Resource Packet: Southern Barbarians (Namban byobu)
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This screen portrays a ship arriving in Japan from Portugal with European merchants in pantaloons and broad-brimmed hats bearing exotic products. The Japanese, in long, flowing patterned robes and...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Southern Barbarians (Namban byobu)</em>
Lesson Plan: Industry and Environment
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In this lesson, students will consider how the sea, part of the natural environment of the state of Maine and the setting of The Herring Net, was critical in making commercial fishing one of...
Lesson Plan: Industry and Environment
Family Activity: Reflections in Water
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A fun family activity that explores water and reflections in nature and in painting. Includes discussion questions and an art-making activity.
Introduction:
In the painting...
Family Activity: Reflections in Water
Activity: A Tender Moment
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An introduction for young readers to Mary Cassatt's The Child's Bath, 1893. Explore the tender moment between the woman and child and hunt for patterns in this painting inspired by Japanese prints.

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