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Stories Pictures Tell

Book Two

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Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 13,653 / 43 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83
LoC Category: NX
Downloads: 960
Added to site: 2010.05.23 27863
Genre: Art

fields? How many of you ever saw a stile? What animal did Edwin sketch first? Where was "Edwin's studio"? What became of the pictures Edwin drew and painted when he was a boy? Tell about the keeper of the Royal Academy and Edwin; tell about Edwin and his picture of an old white horse; tell about his fine new studio. How did Sir Edwin Landseer think animals felt and understood? Tell how he went hunting. How well could he draw with his left hand? Why did people like him? Why do you think he was a great artist?


=Original Picture:= National Gallery, London, England. =Artist:= Sir Joshua Reynolds (r[)e]n´´[)u]ldz). =Birthplace:= Plympton, Devonshire, England. =Dates:= Born, 1723; died, 1792.

=Questions to arouse interest.= What do you see in this picture? Why do you think these heads look alike? How do they differ? How many are looking up? Which one is looking right at you? Where are the others looking? Where does the light come from? Where does the ray of light



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