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1

When was the 'Basket of Apples' created and what are the measurements?

1895
65x80cm

2

Describe line in the painting (5 points)

1. Thick
2. Hard
3. Rough
4. Outlines on apples (harsh)
5. Sketchy

3

Describe tone in the painting (4 points)

1. Highlights
2. Lights and darks
3. Shadow
4. Contrasting

4

Describe colour in the painting (4 points)

1. Contrasting
2. Varied in each Apple
3. Bright
4. Expressive

5

Describe texture in the painting (2 points)

1. Brushstroke (table, wall and some apples)
2. Rough

6

Shape and form of the painting (4 points)

1. Geometric apples
2. Flat
3. Circular
4. Overlapping

7

Composition of the painting (3 points)

1. Subject matter - apples and basket
2. Frontal perspective
3. Asymmetrical - left side busier than right

8

Mood and atmosphere of the painting (4 points)

1. Expressive
2. Happy
3. Quiet
4. Still

9

Influences (4)

1. Impressionism in 1870's:
- Camille Pissarro & Claude Monet. Palette brightened

2. Camille Pissarro:
- Still life with apples and pitcher - Pissarro
- Still life with apples and oranges - Cezanné

3. Vincent Van Gogh:
- Still life with lemons on a plate - Van Gogh
- Basket of Apples - Cezannè

4. Nature:
- Aix-en-Provence
- Painting overlapping planes creating sense of depth