Resources tagged portraits

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Explore the uses and effects of portraiture in ancient Rome and contemporary society.
Classroom or Home Activity: All Hail!
Discussion questions and activity ideas pertaining to Mrs. Daniel Hubbard by John Singleton Copley.
Classroom or Home Activity: Portraying American Character
Discussion questions and activities for home and classroom about Degas's sensitive double portrait of grieving relatives.
An examination of van Gogh's powerful portrait of the local postman's wife.
An exploration of Bazille's penetrating self-portrait.
An examination of Cassatt's portrait of a bullfighter, influenced by both a travel guide to Spain and the paintings of Edouard Manet.
A look at two of Cassatt's favorite subjects - women involved in everyday activities and women interacting with children - and the influence of Japanese art on her work.
Meet Mary Cassatt and learn about her interest in capturing everyday moments of contemporary life.
An exploration of Degas's relationship to the sitter and an examination of his unposed portrayal of her at the end of a costume ball.
A look at how Degas's portrait of his Italian relatives speaks of both the fragility and strength of family.

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