How was this vessel made?

Based on its shape, can you speculate how this vessel may have been used?

What has the artist shown here on this vessel?

What is the “subject”? What is it about?

Name at least three fundamentals of art that you think are best showcased in the painting on this vessel.

How were these fundamentals of art put together to make a composition? Are they harmonious and balanced?  Do they exhibit rhythm or movement? Do you see any patterns or repetition?

Is there anything that you feel the artist could have done differently to make this a more effective painting? Explain.