Thomas Hart Benton

thomas hart benton famous for his paintings

what did Thomas hart Benton paintings look like?

  • they were slaves he painted a lot pictures about slaves
  • Benton went to pairs then new York and that inspired him to paint some of his paintings
  • he made paintings of mostly slave sand his family because they were slaves

what inspired thomas hart benton to paint?

  • He moved to Washington d.c and there were paintings that inspired him to do some of his paintings.
  • He was in war and he fought for slavery and that inspired him to paint
  • in Washington d.c he saw his family as slaves then drew.

why was bentons dad against him beins a artist?

  • because he did not like art as a child and wanted him to be a lawyer
  • because his father wanted him to be a lawyer and be susseful
  • because he wanted him to be a lawyer because he use to be one

thomas hart bentons life

thomas hart benton was only a famouse guy because of his paintings and his dad wanted him to be a lawyer but he stood up to his dad and said i want to be a artist
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