- Vgs - Studiespesialisering Vg3
- Engelskspråklig litteratur og kultur
Analyse av bildet "Work"
Beskrivelse av bildet "work" som er malt av Ford Madox Brown.
How does the picture «work» portray victorian society? Is it a realistic or an idealised picture in your view?
The Victorian age was the period when Queen Victoria ruled in Britian from 1837 until she died in 1901. It was a long period that they were focused on the industrial improvements at home and the British Empire. The people that were living on the countryside started to move into the cities, this is called urbanization. Every year it came more and more people into the city and after some years the cities got overcrowded by people. The picture «work» is made by Ford Madox Brown in 1863 and are a good example of the overcrowding. I guess the picture shows how there is all different classes, walking around in the same street and how it was crowded. There was physical labour going on and the different classes were mixing. The high class people were mingeling with the low class people... Kjøp tilgang for å lese mer