Art me&mrs andrews the artist is Gainsborough

Information (Total 5 marks)
Start by writing down the Artist, the Title and the date of the work (1 mark).
Describe the medium, tell us how the artwork has been made i.e. is it a painting, a fresco, ink on paper etc (1 mark).
Tell us what process was used to make it i.e. oil on canvas, ink on paper, wood block etc (1 mark).
How big is the artwork? Give dimensions. Where was it made? (2 marks)

Description (Total 6 Marks)
Tell us what you see. Figures, animals, objects (plants, clouds, machines, buildings etc
(2 marks).
Describe what the figures and the other parts of the picture are doing? How many are there? (2 marks)
What is large / small, near / far, in front / behind? (2 marks)

Analysis (Total 6 marks)
What catches your eye in the picture? (1 mark)
Is the composition balanced? How is it balanced? (2 mark)
Is there movement in the artwork? How does the artist show movement? (2 marks)
Is the artwork flat or is there a feeling of depth and space? (1 mark)
Where do you think the artist was standing when he / she painted the picture? (1 mark)

Interpretation (Total 7 marks)
How does the picture make you feel? (1 mark)
If you could imagine yourself in the picture, how would you feel? (1 mark)
What sounds would you hear? (1 mark)
Why do you think the artist chose this particular subject to paint? (2 marks)
What part of the landscape, building, person, animal etc. most interested the artist? Why do you think so? (2 marks)
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