In Richard II play by Shakespeare, Act 2, Scene 1, Lines 31-68, John of Gaunt gives a highly significant speech about England as a location described as a garden. Please comment on Gaunt's description and relate it to other passages in the play that specifically relate to the concept of gardens. Also, what is Shakespeare trying to convey through the imagery?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 12:37 pm ad1c9bdddf
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As you briefly comment on Gaunt's description and relate it to other passages in the play that specifically relate to the concept of gardens, Gaunt vehemently insists and boldly chastises that Richard has indeed rent out England and its bountiful, beautiful glories. ...
200 words briefly address the use of garden imagery in the Richard II play by Shakespeare.
Compare Doryphoros and Augustus
Compare these two works of art using the criteria listed below.
1. Greek Art: The Doryphoros (Polykleitos, 450 BCE)
2. Roman Art: Augustus of Primaporta (c. 20 BCE)
Answer the following list of questions (with expansion) to evaluate your choices. Be sure to introduce the works you have chosen.
- What is the form of the work?
- Does the work of art have subject matter?
- What is the content?