Resources tagged landscapes

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A fun activity sheet in which you become a weather reporter for an outdoor scene in an Impressionist painting.
An analysis of the artist's painting of an Arles garden, including its emotional and symbolic meaning for van Gogh.
Childe Hassam painted numerous views of late nineteenth-century seaside resorts. This entry examines two New England landscapes that offer an opimistic view of the North American tourist landscape...
Learn how Monet challenged the traditional technical and compositional standards of painting in this unconventional beach scene and lay the foundation for the style that would become Impressionism.
An in-depth look at the aging artist's large-scale painting of the lily-dappled surface of his Giverny pond.
An in-depth look at Monet's landscapes from the second half of the 1860s, including The Beach at Sainte-Addresse and On the Bank of the Seine, Bennecourt.
Distant View of Niagara Falls portrays a uniquely American scene: sugar maples with their red autumn leaves; two Native Americans gazing in reverence; and the powerful falls, one of the...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Distant View of Niagara Falls</em>
Excerpted from the teacher manual Telling Images: Stories in Art this chapter focuses on the artwork Heirs Come to Pass, 3 by Martina Lopez. Includes information about the artist,...
A brief essay focusing on Hale Woodruff and his painting Twilight. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Twilight</em> by Hale Woodruff
As the frontier moved westward and industrialization began to change the character of the landscape, Americans increasingly turned to photographs as a means of celebrating technology as well as of...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Yosemite</em> by Carleton Watkins

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