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Vincent's Starry Night and other stories : a children's history of art / Michael Bird ; illustrated by Kate Evans.

Bird, Michael (Biography writer), (author.). Evans, Kate (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9781780676159
  • ISBN: 1780676158
  • Physical Description: 336 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: London : Laurence King Publishing, 2016.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Caves to civilizations (40,000-20 BCE) -- Sacred placed (800-1425) -- Great ambitions (1425-1550) -- Life stories (1550-1750) -- Revolution! (1750-1860) -- Seeing it differently (1860-1900) -- War and peace (1900-1950) -- Where it's at (1950-2014).
Summary, etc.: Takes you on a journey through 40,000 years of art, from prehistoric cave paintings right up to the present day. Featuring artists and their art from around the world, this book also features reproductions of the famous artworks discussed, a comprehensive timeline of events, and extra feature spreads on places connected with art.
Subject: Art > History > Juvenile literature.

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