This unit plan focuses qualitative and quantitative research methods, data and uses as well as color theory, its history and its meaning in various cultural contexts.
Gerard de Lairesse (Flemish, 1641-1711)
oil on canvas, Framed - h:118.50 w:140.00 d:9.00 cm (h:46 5/8 w:55 1/16 d:3 1/2 inches)
Unframed - h:91.40 w:113.70 cm (h:35 15/16 w:44 3/4 inches). Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund 1992.2
The goddess Calypso held the Greek hero Odysseus captive for seven years while he tried to return home from the Trojan War. Although showered with luxuries, Odysseus longed for his home and family, so the Olympian gods finally allowed his freedom. Here, the god Hermes swoops down to free Odysseus entwined in Calypso's embrace.