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A child's introduction to art : the world's greatest paintings and sculptures / by Heather Alexander ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton.

Alexander, Heather, 1967- (author.). Hamilton, Meredith, (illustrator.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown J 750.11 ALE (Text) 76331000129850 Children's Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J701 ALEX (Text) 39231032926905 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781579129569 :
  • ISBN: 1579129560
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm + 1 envelope with 5 masterpiece paintings to color
  • Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Let's talk about art -- In the beginning -- Ancient Egypt -- Greek and Roman art -- Medieval art -- Ancient art around the world -- Limbourg Brothers -- Jan Van Eyck -- Sandro Botticelli -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Albrecht Dürer -- Michelangelo -- Pieter Bruegel -- Diego Velázquez -- Rembrandt Van Rijn -- Jan Vermeer -- Let's talk about color -- Francisco de Goya -- Katsushika Hokusai -- Édouard Manet -- Winslow Homer -- Claude Monet -- Edgar Degas -- Paul Cézanne -- Pierre-Auguste Renoir -- Mary Cassatt -- When is flat not flat? -- Auguste Rodin -- Henri Rousseau -- Paul Gauguin -- Vincent Van Gogh -- Georges Seurat -- Gustav Klimt -- Edvard Munch -- Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec -- Where is art? -- Henri Matisse -- Paul Klee -- Franz Marc -- Pablo Picasso -- Salvador Dali -- Jackson Pollock -- Jacob Lawrence -- Andy Warhol -- What's happening with art now?
Summary, etc.:
Explores the world of art and artists, including Michelangelo, Mary Cassatt, and Vincent Van Gogh, and features do-it-yourself art projects.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12
Subject: Painting > Appreciation > Juvenile literature.
Sculpture > Appreciation > Juvenile literature.
Art appreciation > Juvenile literature.
Painting > Appreciation.
Sculpture > Appreciation.
Art appreciation.

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