Students will compose a 2400-3000-word essay. This essay will include:
- The workâ€™s historical background (patronage, location, etc.)
- A visual description and analysis of the work.
- Comparison to any other works that aid in the analysis.
- An explanation (or discussion?) of the workâ€™s iconography and other aspects that are of interest to the essayâ€™s direction.
A preliminary bibliography containing 5 sources for their papers.Works were chosen are
Christ with The Four Evangelists by
Fra Bartolommeo and
Sistine Madonna by
. Mainly focus on the
Christ with The Four Evangelists, comparing and contrasting differences and similarities with
Sistine Madonna, but feel free to include more paintings from these two artists, and please also mention biography of Bartolommeo, and his relationship with Raphael and how they influenced each other since they were closed friend at that time. Please use reliable sources like notes from museum, library, etc…