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Coming Home: Art and The Great Hunger - Margaret Allen and Pádraic Reaney

Added: 04 Mar 2018 Contributor: Caroline Mc Corriston Resource type: Worksheet

A worksheet looking at Margaret Allen's 'Bad News in Troubled Times' and Pádraic Reaney's 'Departure'. The worksheet analyses the story being told and how the artist evokes a certain mood.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: History & Appreciation

Strand unit: Art in Ireland

Suggestions for use: This 9 page worksheet is easy to follow for junior cycle students as well as senior cycle. Perfect for an instruction to critiquing and comparing artworks.

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  • Asset type: Document
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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