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Splat! : the most exciting artists of all time / Mary Richards.

Richards, Mary, author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library J 700 Richards (Text) 31208912461946 children new book Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton J 700 Ric (Text) 30890000604189 Youth Non-Fiction Youth room, Lower level Checked out 10/31/2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780500650653
  • ISBN: 0500650659
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index (p.93).
Formatted Contents Note: Great Artists: Who and When -- Art in the Beginning: From Cave Paintings to Painted Churches -- A Grand Task: Michelangelo -- Everyday Life: Bruegel -- Drama in Rome: Caravaggio -- Fit for a King: Velázquez -- Life at Home: Vermeer -- Making Waves: Hokusai -- Wild Nature: Friedrich -- Art and Music: Whistler -- First Impressions: Monet -- To the Point: Seurat -- Starry Nights: Van Gogh -- Jungle King: Rousseau -- A New Vision: Picasso -- Color and Shape: Kandinsky -- But is it Art?: Duchamp -- Dream Worlds: Dalí -- Self-Portrait: Kahlo -- Modern Shapes: Hepworth -- Drip Painting: Pollock -- Factory-Made: Warhol -- Movers and Shakers: More Exciting Artists.
Summary, etc.: Traces art history through its key turning points and helps to map important art movements from the Renaissance and Impressionism to Surrealism and contemporary art. In this title, the achievements of these artists and the challenges, difficulties and dangers they faced are excitingly brought to life.
Subject: Art appreciation > Juvenile literature.
Art > History > Juvenile literature.
Art movements > Juvenile literature.
Artists > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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