Seeing the story: Children's activity

Seeing the story Children's activity screen shot

By looking closely at paintings we can often discover a lot more than meets the eye. Artists had the ability to tell a story without using words. Instead they use hidden symbols and clues to pass on a message to the viewer.

See what clues you can find in some of the paintings from the Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein exhibition by clicking the Seeing the Story interactive.

 

Relates to the Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, London, 2012-13