La Salle University Art Museum
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Sample discussion questions

What do you see?

What do you think is going on in the painting?

  -What do you see that makes you say that?

What is the mood of the painting?

  -What do you see that makes you say that?

What does the painting tell you about the time period when it was painted?

Where do you think this painting would have been displayed?

  -Why?

For portraits:

What does the painting tell you about the sitter?

  -What do you see that makes you say that?