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ancient Greece. As it is described, there is strong evidence showing that the
Greeks learned how to sculpt from the Egyptians whom they traded with. However,
there are marked differences in the subject matter and form that Greeks took in
describing the human form.
Explain the differences in the depiction of
the human form between ancient Greece and Egypt and make contextual connections
as to why these differences exist. Be sure to use examples to support your
This response is a standard
compare/contrast discussion. Be sure to review week 1's material on writing about
art to help you organize your response in this manner.
Be sure to also work in MLA
format, citing properly in-text and providing captions and references for any
Be sure to return and
discuss the prompt with your fellow classmates. The goal is a search for the
most "correct" response to the prompt as a class.