1. Poetry and Artwork-Images English 9 K.Shimabukuro
2. Imagery Words that create images/pictures in your head For each of the following paintings, write what the images are- describe what you see in detail How are the images in these paintings similar to the images “seen” in poems?
3. Mona Lisa
4. Starry Night
5. The Birth of Venus
6. The Lady of Shalott
7. Imagery Assignment Open the MLA formatted document Find a classical painting Copy it onto the document In a bulleted list: Identify the imagery Identify the mood Identify any metaphors Identify any symbols Identify any patterns
8. Example: Imagery: there are four melted clocks shown in the desert with a bare, dead tree Mood: the yellow makes it seem as though it’s cheerful, and the blue is calm Metaphor: none Symbols: the clocks represent time, the desert seems to represent isolation Patterns: there are three clocks and the sky is divided from the dark foreground