This job assesses different painting style of artists Howard Simon (The Family) and Louis Freund (Red Laugh of War).
Howard Simon's painting entitled "The Family" is pleasant and happy. It portrays a family of six happily sitting around, apparently listening to a story by the father. The three older boys are respectful in posture, giving their full attention to their dad. One boy seems to be leaning on his father's right leg, rather enjoying this intimacy with his dad. The other two boys are flanking their mother, again showing love and affection to their parents. The mother seems to be smiling, indicative of her contentment in this intimacy of her family. She is also nursing the fourth child, a young baby. The baby appears to be ...
Styles and artisrts are contrasted.