How to Annotate a Famous Historical Painting?

Answer Annotation (adding explanatory notes or comments) requires the close reading of a narrative. A history painting is a narrative without words -- the story of a historical event told in a picture. To... Read More »

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What is Picasso's most famous painting?

Pablo Picasso, the father of the modern art movement, has many works considered masterpieces. But the one which most critics point to is "Guernica," his anguished mural depicting the Spanish Civil ... Read More »

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What was Picasso's most famous painting?

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