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Historical and Cultural Context
Drawing Prompt
Marc Chagall (1887-1985) b. Russia


“All colors are the friends of their neighbors and the lovers of their opposites.” - http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/m/marc_chagall.html

Media emphasis: painter, stained-glass artist

Art movement(s): Surrealism, Expressionism

Principles and elements of design: balance, color, contrast, line, movement, pattern, rhythm, space

Helpful links: http://www.chagallpaintings.org/


Chagall - Birthday
Chagall - La Branche
Chagal - ManWoman
Chagall - Wedding Day
Chagall - Paris Opera House
Chagall - Paysage Bleu
Chagall - Soldiers
Chagall - Song of Songs iii


Chagall-Green Landscape

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