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In this lesson, students will examine and discuss the painting Mrs. Daniel Hubbard (Mary Greene). They will research and discuss the origins of the American colonies and explore how...
Lesson Plan: Painted Portraits
How has Cassatt portrayed her sitter as a modern woman? What was life like for women and women artists in late nineteenth-century France? Try your hand in letter-writing activities and delve into...
Explore six objects from the museum's permanent collection on your visit, discuss how they relate to the terms faces, places, and inner spaces.
Museum Guide: Self-Guide to the Art Institute of Chicago: More Faces, Places, & Inner Spaces
This self-guide was created to supplement a visit to view Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute. Guide includes informational text and activities seven artworks in the museum. Please use...
Museum Guide: Self-Guide: Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute
An introduction to Cassatt's tender painting of the nurturing and trusting relationship between a woman and child.
Quick facts about the artist and her tender painting of a woman bathing a child.
An exploration of Cezanne's straightforward, unadorned portrait of his wife.
A look at Degas's unconventional and controversial portrait of a bourgeois woman at the end of a party.
An overview of Dewing's enigmatic paintings of women in interiors, with a look at his 1911 portrait of an impossibly long-limbed woman in a bare room.
An overview of Ensor's artistic career and his figure drawings of individuals engaged in mundane, domestic activities.

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