Researching and writing about art objects requires contextualizing your object within the history of art, and the artist's body of work; connecting the dots between the stylistic and artistic influences of your object; and researching beyond your specific object.
Made in France, 1902-4
Paul Cézanne, French, 1839 - 1906Oil on canvas
28 3/4 x 36 3/16 inches (73 x 91.9 cm)
The George W. Elkins Collection, 1936
Writing about art requires a solid thesis statement stating your argument.
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