ArtBabble: Thomas Cole en "The Voyage of Life," 1842, Thomas Cole <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-series"> <div class="field-label">Series:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/series/childrens-video-tour-time-travel">Children&#039;s Video Tour-Time Travel</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-institution"> <div class="field-label">Institution:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/partner/national-gallery-art-washington">National Gallery of Art, Washington</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>In this video from the Children’s Video Tour, kids can learn more about four paintings by American artist Thomas Cole, which depict the artist’s vision of the journey through life, from birth to old age. Study these paintings as a group and compare the skies, weather, river, and surrounding landscapes. Consider how the forces of nature change from scene to scene, creating a different mood in each one. Which stage of life do you think the artist felt was the most exciting? On view in the West Building, Main Floor, Gallery 60. <a href=";detail=none" title=";detail=none" rel="nofollow">;detail=none</a></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Allegorical Painting American Painting Hudson River School Nature Painting Thomas Cole Learning to Look National Gallery of Art, Washington c31f42090fdb04e9 Tue, 11 Oct 2011 17:38:07 +0000 s-sarraf 8843 at