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How to Use the Images

 

Inquiry Question

Historical Context

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Print 1
Photo 2
Print 2

Painting 2
Photo 3

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Visual Evidence

Painting 1: Fight at Concord Bridge, April 19th, 1775, by Don Troiani.

[Painting 1: Troiani, Fight at the Concord Bridge, 19th of April, 1775.] with link to larger version of photo. (Painting by Don Troiani, www.historicalartprints.com)

Questions for Painting 1

1) Who do you think are the people in this image? Where do you think they are? What are they doing? (Refer back to the readings if necessary)

2) What emotions do you think the artist choose to have these men express? How do you know? Why do you think he chose them?

3) How does this scene compare with the same scene in Print 1? What is similar? What is different? Why do you think there are differences between these two perspectives?


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