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

Teen Homeschool AM 10/12/18 The Finite Life of Food

There is so much more to a Dutch Still Life than exquisite details and rendering of fruits and flowers. In the dark shadows of these works lurks the presence of death. Explore Claes Oldenburg: Shelf Life where ad hoc sculptures are paired with Dutch Still Lifes underlining the finite life of food. Understand the still life as a commentary on life, the passing of time, mortality, and human presence.

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Gianna Stewart


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