ESSAY #2–Critical Comparison

ASSIGNMENT: Write a comparison essay using two (2) paintings from those provided BELOW.
Format: MLA format, works-cited page and in-text citations if outside sources used)
Length: 1200-1500 words (about 4-5 double-spaced pages)
SUGGESTED PAIRINGS OF PAINTINGS: 1.Romare Bearden’s “The Family” (1941) & “The Family (1975); 2.Frida Kahlo’s “The Love Embrace of the Universe” & “On the Borderline Between the U.S. and Mexico; 3.You can also write a comparison just on Frida Kahlo’s single painting, “The Two Fridas,” by comparing each of the Fridas within the painting; 4. If you have other pairings in mind, let me know first!

+Self-Portrait on the Border Between Mexico and the United States, by Frida Kahlo

+The Two Fridas, by Frida Kahlo , and

+The Family, 1975, by Romare Bearden