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  • Analysis Of Paul Delaroche's The Execution Of Lady Jane Grey

    making sense of its recent past, and no French artist of the 19th century was more inspired by English subjects than Paul Delaroche. His monumental work The Execution of Lady Jane Grey was one of the most familiar and enduring images of his time, and remains today among the most popular paintings in the National Gallery. Because of her involvement with the political intrigue that made her queen for nine days when she was only sixteen years old, Grey is one of the best-known women in English history. Her reputation has evolved over the centuries, and while she was once viewed as a meek pawn in a political game,…

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  • Mary Tudor: King Henry VIII

    Mary Tudor was the only child of King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon. She was born at the Palace of Placentia in Greenwich, England on February 18, 1516. Mary was alienated from her father after he annulled his marriage with Catherine because of her failure to birth a son. When the annulment was official, Mary was considered illegitimate and deprived of her status to the throne. By the time King Henry VII died, Edward VI took the throne. He was only 9 years old at the time, but died at age…

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  • Julie Mehrtiu, Stadia I, By Julie Mehretu

    left corner to the blank lower right. It proportionately balances this piece through the use of the arches to help guide your eye to focus ono the blank space. Julie Mehretu. Immanence. 2003. Painting. Ink and synthetic polymer on canvas. 70 7/8” x 94 ½ Exhibited at The Project, spring 2005. ArtStor. http://library.artstor.org.ezproxy.uwc.edu/library/iv2.html?parent=true The third piece of Mehretu’s I chose was Immanence. In this piece you can see some chaos, it looks architecturally…

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  • Alien Abduction Narrative

    Abducted By:Asia Padua Have you ever felt like you’re being watched over or something is just willing to take over your life?Well i’m quinn, I was 13 years old and this is what happened. Waking up to the sound of my little brother running down the hallway roaring like a dinosaur, as I get off my bed I get ready for school. I walked downstairs to go eat breakfast, as I am making myself breakfast my brother decides to make his own…

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  • Symbolism In The Lady With The Dog

    Moscow as she continued to seek her acting career (Hingley). While Chekov and Olga were separated, they continued to uphold a stable marriage as they lived apart for most of the year. Around the time, Chekov wrote The Lady with the Dog, which included two characters, Gurov and Anna Sergeyevna, whose lives were very similar to both Chekov and Olga. Despite the hardships that their long distance relationship brought the couple, they remained married until Chekov’s death in 1904. In The Lady with…

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  • Theme Of Morality In The Lady With The Dog

    represent two contrasting extremes as they parallel the idea of morality, where white is right and black is wrong. However, the complication arises at the area between the white and black: the grey. The grey area possesses no absolute verdict, for one can be both morally right and wrong. Russian realist Anton Chekhov implements such perception as he colours the story with white, black, and grey. An exploration of “The Lady with The Dog” serves to examine his employment of colour in addressing…

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  • Color And Location In Marketing

    In the study, college students in the southern part of the United States were shown a color on a computer screen and asked to give their emotional response to each color. The results found that principal hues (e.g., red, blue, green, etc.) were rated 80% positively. The results also showed that achromatic colors (e.g., white, black, and grey) were rated positively only 29.2% of the time. Green was the most positively rated color and participants associated green with nature and soothing…

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  • Morality In Anton Chekhov's The Lady With The Dog

    represent two contrasting extremes as they parallel the idea of morality, where white is right and black is wrong. However, the complication arises at the area between the white and black: the grey. The grey area possesses no absolute verdict, for one can be both morally right and wrong. Russian realist Anton Chekhov implements such perception as he colours the story with white, black, and grey. An exploration of “The Lady with The Dog” serves to examine his employment of colour in addressing…

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  • Dance In Ancient Greek Culture

    Dance is an art form consisting of individuals or groups moving in patterns, either practiced or impromptu, to the rhythm of music. Dance and music go hand in hand, allowing the music to set a tone for the dance, creating different styles of dance. Dance is likely to have begun as a ritual to appeal to a culture’s worshipped being or included in ones “rite of passage” (Histoy of Dance, n.d.). Evidence has been found in India showing the existence of dance in the form of paintings made in caves…

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  • Rhetorical Analysis On Gun Control

    control. Gun control has always been a big deal. There are people who believe very strongly about keeping guns, and there are people who believe very strongly about banning them. Everyone has different views, but they are so important because it is such a serious topic.The picture is saying that it is not what the object is doing to cause what it is happening. The people are the reason why things happens. This picture would be for people who want to ban guns because they think guns kill people…

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