Resources related to Henry Ossawa Tanner

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A concise biography about Tanner's life and work.
A brief essay focusing on Henry Ossawa Tanner and his work entitled The Two Disciples at the Tomb. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>The Two Disciples at the Tomb</em> by Henry Ossawa Tanner
An overview of the religious painter's artistic career and a study of his renowned painting of Peter and John at Jesus's empty tomb.
Click on the markers on the map below to see the contexts of various works of African-American art.
Map: African-American Art
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Can you find what's wrong with this picture of Peter and John at the tomb of Jesus?
Quick facts about the artist and the painting.
How big is this painting? See for yourself!
An introduction to Tanner's artistic career and strong Christian beliefs. Explore Tanner's very human depiction of a religious subject taken from the Gospel of Saint John.
Introduce your students to 19th- and 20th-century African American art in the Art Institute's collection from works by Henry Ossawa Tanner to Kerry James Marshall's mural-sized paintings. This manual...
Teacher Manual: African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
Step into the light-filled scene that Tanner depicted and learn about the artist's upbringing and career.
Video: Tanner's <em>The Two Disciples at the Tomb</em>

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