La Salle University Art Museum
Online Exhibitions

Pennsylvania Artists

Vocabulary

•Portrait  A work of art that represents an individual. This   can be illustrated by showing the subject’s physical   likeness, social standing, interests, hobbies, career or   some combination of these.

•Self-Portrait  A work of art in which the artist represents him/herself.

•Landscape  A work of art that depicts scenery. The main subject is nature.

•Seascape  A work of art that depicts the ocean or shoreline.