Describe major works of art. Francisco de Goya, The Third of May, 1808, created in 1814-15. The original painting,

Describe major works of art.

Francisco de Goya, The Third of May, 1808, created in 1814-15. The original painting, which currently hangs in the Prado museum, is very large (about 10 x 14 feet), and it was painted in 1814-15. It depicts the invasion by the French army into Spain in the early 1800s. Imagine you are looking at this painting while visiting the Prado Museum in Spain. Consider what the size of the painting means or does for/to the viewer. This video (https://smarthistory.org/goya-third-of-may-1808/) is required viewing if choosing this artwork.

Develop your essay as a letter to a friend who has never seen the painting and does not have a copy of it before them. In your letter describe what the painting looks like using some formal analysis terms.

In your letter, also discuss what the painting communicates to you personally based on what you see and the research information you found on the painting.

List the research source(s).