Start with what you know.
- Highlight or list all "clues" about your work of art, the artist, the time period, the style, and the viewer.
- Use the Metropolitan Museum of Art website to look at the details associated with the art and add them to your notes.
♦ Search the Met:
Browse by Collection OR Conduct Keyword Searches
- Begin a list of keywords and key concepts that you will research. Be broad at this point - you will want to explore several aspects of the work of art before settling on the research question that you will write about.