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"Story" Paintings

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Teaching resource includes paintings that can be used as prompts for descriptive writing. Note the details first, then interpret them to create a narrative.

Painting

National Museum of African Art

Panorama of the The Union Army of the Cumberland

National Museum of American History

Holy Mountain III

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Fire in an Opera House

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Dispossessed

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Woman with Cockatoo

Smithsonian American Art Museum