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Teaching Posters

Featuring notable works of art from the Museum’s collections, each set of teaching posters contains five or six posters related to a specific theme, as well as a resource book for teachers, all packaged in a plastic portfolio. Each full-color, laminated, 18 x 24-inch poster presents a large image of the artwork on the front and information, looking questions, maps, and related art projects on the back. The resource book contains worksheets, interdisciplinary activities, vocabulary, and annotated book lists. These materials can be used for grades K–12, with teachers' adaptations for age and ability.

African American Artists: 1859 to the Present

This set includes works of art in the Museum’s collection made by African American artists from the Civil War through the Civil Rights movement. Featuring the works of both known and anonymous artists.

A Set of Five Teaching Posters with Resource Book
Item # 11055
Cost: $44.95

Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.


Images of the Middle Ages

This set, featuring works of art from the Museum’s medieval collection, introduces five distinctly medieval art forms and five distinctly different mediums.

The Figure in the Impressionist Era

This set contains six posters that discuss paintings from the Museum’s nineteenth-century collection, including Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec's At the Moulin Rouge: The Dance.

A Set of Six Teaching Posters with Resource Book
Item # 10498
Cost: $49.95

Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.


Arts of Asia

This set of posters of five works explores art from the Museum’s extensive Asian art collections.

A Set of Five Teaching Posters with Resource Book
Item # 11419
Cost: $44.95

Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.


Five Women Artists

This set contains five posters that examine works in the Museum’s collection by women artists. Works of art from a variety of mediums and eras have been chosen.

A Set of Five Teaching Posters with Resource Book
Item # 11717
Cost: $44.95

Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.


Mexican Art

This set contains five posters featuring works of art created by Mexican artists, including sculpture, painting, and photography.

A Set of Five Teaching Posters with Resource Book
Item # 10412
Cost: $44.95

Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.

Pennsylvania Art: From Colony to Nation

This set features six works of American art from the Museum’s collection that were made during the late 18th and early 19th century, including John Singleton Copley’s Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mifflin and Charles Willson Peale’s Staircase Group.

A set of 6 teaching posters with Resource Book and CD-ROM
Item #10508
Cost: $49.95
Available for Purchase Online online as well as in person at the Museum Store.

For more information, please contact Education: School & Teacher Programs by phone at (215) 684-7580, by fax at (215) 236-4063, or by e-mail at .

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