An analysis of an artist

In this assignment, you will be identifying three resources which provide you historic, cultural, and/or artistic
context about your artist from Part I (VINCENT VAN GOUGH, FRIDA KAHLO,CLAUDE MONET). After
identifying these sources, you will provide a brief explanation as to why each is relevant to your topic and what
credentials each resource has as a truthful, reliable source of information. This is commonly called an
annotated bibliography.
What to Do
Your annotated bibliography should consist of 3 sources (articles, newspaper, textbook, etc.) that talk about
your artist, or about the art form/style indirectly.
Cite the source in proper APA format. The citations should be organized in alphabetical order by author just as
Follow with a brief annotation that summarizes the source (approx. 3-5 sentences). You may quote from the
source, but do not copy and paste the abstract. Ideally, all of the annotation should be in your own words.
In 1 or 2 sentences, explain the source’s relevance and importance to your issue.
You need to answer the following questions:
Who is the author? What is their background?
What kind of information is provided in the source? Is it a biography? Is there personal letter, etc. of the artist
included?
A summary of the information provided.
How will this information add to your research?
What is the relevance of the information?

Sample Solution

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