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MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Posed Portraits: Looking at Pictures and People

What does a person's positioning, or posture, tell us about their character? Can a person's clothes and accessories give us insight into their personality? This week we'll check out a variety of portraits, focusing on the special exhibition of photographs by Yousuf Karsh (, and see what we can figure out.

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MIcah Litant