Meet the Masters
BRUEGHEL - THE HARVESTER'S MEAL TOYOHARU - INTERIOR AND LANDSCAPE
QUESTIONS FOR DISCUSSION
In what part of the world do you think each picture takes place? Why?
What is happening in each picture?
How are the landscapes different?
How are these pictures alike?
In what ways are these pictures different?
1. Write a paragraph describing one of the paintings so that a person who could not see would be able to create a mental picture of the work.
2. You are a peasant (farm laborer) working in the field and have just stopped for your lunch break. You and some of your friends find a tree to sit under and have lunch. Draw this scene. What are you eating? What kind of clothes are you wearing? What kind of field are you in? Include details.
SKILLS REINFORCED - SUNSHINE STATE STANDARDS
Understands the visual arts in relation to history and culture.
Language Arts: Writes for a variety of audiences and purposes.
Locates and describes physical and cultural features of world regions.