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Conclusions

During the course of this stage of the tutorial you have explored the people, technologies, and themes that the French artist Raoul Dufy chose to include in his 1937 mural La Fée Electricité. Having done so, you should have a good understanding of the following subjects:

You will also have developed your general historical skills. These skills include:

These skills will be of particular use when it comes to researching and writing essays. Furthermore, these skills will help you with the next, more advanced stage of this tutorial, which builds on what you've learnt here by exploring the diversity and meanings of female representations of electricity in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In exploring those representations you will get the opportunity to investigate a number of understudied subjects relating to them. Exploring those subjects will be particularly useful if you looking for a topic on which to write an undergraduate dissertation.

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