View and learn more about Gilbert Stuart's portraits of George Washington:
View and learn more about Gilbert Stuart's portrait of John Adams:
View a detail of Peter Max's portrait of President Barack Obama:
Art History in 3D (page 18)
View M.C. Escher's "Reptiles" (1943), from the collection of the National Gallery of Art:
View Vincent van Gogh's "Self-Portrait in Straw Hat" (1887), from the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts
View Salvador Dalí's "Le Sommeil (The Sleep)" (1937), from a private collection:
View Edvard Munch's "The Scream" (1893-1910), from the collection of the Munch Museum.
View an online reproduction of "Mona Lisa":
View the Lascaux painting that was reproduced on page 21:
Clip & Save Art Print, "Hippomenes," Guillaume Coustou the Elder (page 23-26)
After students have had a chance to offer their ideas, recount the story of Hippomenes and Atalanta. (Use the following website to draft a simple version of the tale: http://www.hipark.austin.isd.tenet.edu/mythology/atalanta.html).
Read the tale of Hippomenes and Atalanta from Book Ten of Ovid’s Metamorphoses, focusing on the stanza describing the action of Coustou's sculpture:
To view other works by Guillaume Coustou the Elder, visit:
Sailing the Seven C’s to Better Painting: Confidence II (page 27)
Visit the Student Web page connected to this article:
Romero Britto Stopped By Our Art Room… (page 28)
Visit Romero Britto’s website:
View a brief video featuring Romero Britto's work featured at Super Bowl XLI, held in Miami, Florida:
Romero Britto's official YouTube channel is found here:
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