Symmetry and Balance (Teacher)

Shaping the View: Symmetry and Balance

 

1. Mirror, Mirror: Symmetry in Painting

Bergognone’s The Assumption of the Virgin

Thomas Hart Benton’s Trail Riders

Hendrick Avercamp’s Scene with a Tower to the Left

2. Balancing Acts

Cima de Conegliano’s Madonna and Child with Saint Jerome and Saint John the Baptist

Hendrick Avercamp’s Scene with a Tower to the Left