This guide provides recommended research tools and skills for your ARTH 226 research assignment.
These required books are located at the front desk at Jen Library.
Locating books and articles on your chosen artist may be difficult, so broaden your scope - think in terms of genre or theme. An article on 19th century portraiture or history paintings by other artists can still help you analyze your chosen piece. The attached brainstorming worksheet may give you some ideas.
When analyzing a work of art, it's helpful to develop and apply a list of relevant questions. Consider:
Barnet's A Short Guide to Writing About Art provides many useful examples of analytical questions and is a required/recommended text for most ARTH 100/102 courses.