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Sunday, October 23, 2011

Art Lesson One Point Perspective (Fondren)

Maurice Utrillo in front of Coeur

Church of Sacre Coeur by Maurice Utrillo
Things to look for in these pieces of art:
  • Perspective
  • Horizon line
  • Vanishing point

Street by Maurice Utrillo
Have you seen a place that stays with you?
What is the feeling you get when you look at this piece of art?

Portrait of Maurice Utrillo done by his mother, also an artist. He spent a lot of his years hospitalized. During these times his mother suggested art to help him. Many of his paintings are done from that upper story perspective.

Girl on Bridge by Edvard Munch

The Scream by Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch 1863-1944

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