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Art for baby : high-contrast images by eleven contemporary artists to explore with your child.

Morrison, Paul, 1966- (Added Author). Murakami, Takashi, 1963- (Added Author). Opie, Julian, 1958- (Added Author). Riley, Bridget, 1931- (Added Author). Hirst, Damien. (Added Author). Malevich, Kazimir Severinovich, 1878-1935 (Added Author). Caulfield, Patrick, 1936-2005 (Added Author). Albers, Josef. (Added Author). Hume, Gary, 1962- (Added Author). Shrigley, David. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello BOARD PEE (Text) 37743002184754 Children Board Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jBoard Book Art (Text) 78292000327976 Children's Boardbook Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763644246 (reinforced trade ed.)
  • ISBN: 0763644242 (reinforced trade ed.)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Cover title.
Part of illustrative matter (3 folded leaves) in pocket.
"A Templar book"--Colophon.
Formatted Contents Note: Cryptophyte / Paul Morrison -- Ohana / Takashi Murakami -- Natasha / Julian Opie -- Fragment 3 / Bridget Riley -- Black cross / Kazimir Malevich -- Hypovase prazosin hydrochloride / Damien Hirst -- Duck / Patrick Caulfield -- Together / Josef Albers -- Pear / Gary Hume -- Untitled / David Shrigley -- A frieze for your nursery wall.
Summary, etc.: "Art for baby brings together a collection of fascinating black and white images created by some of the world's leading modern artists. Each one has been specially selected to help babies begin to recognize pictures and connect with the world around them"--Colophon.
Target Audience Note: Age 0 and up.
Subject: Monochrome art > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Board books.

The modern artists whose work appears in the book and the frieze include Josef Albers, Patrick Caulfield, Keith Haring, Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Kazimir Malevich, Paul Morrison, Takashi Murakami, Julian Opie, Bridget Riley, and David Shrigley.

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