Compose a four-paragraph analysis of your chosen artwork. The first paragraph should consist of formal analysis (visual description) of the artwork. The second paragraph should consist of a discussion of the subject matter of the artwork. The third paragraph should focus on the historical context of the artwork. The fourth paragraph should conclude your analysis, and tie all of the other paragraphs together. It should also include you own opinion about the artwork.
Format requirements: your assignment should be double-spaced and use 12 pt font. You should document all of your research sources in a bibliography at the end. If you quote or paraphrase a source, you should cite it within the text.
Grading criteria for this assignment:
The student followed all of the format instructions for this assignment: 5 points
The student’s writing is clear and error free: 5 points
The first paragraph includes formal analysis and description: 5 points
The second paragraph includes accurate discussion of subject matter: 5 points
The third paragraph includes accurate discussion of historical context: 5 points
The conclusion is thoughtful, ties the assignment together, and includes the student’s own opinion: 5 points