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13 Paintings Children Should Know by Angela Wenzel
  

13 Paintings Children Should Know

Synopsis

13 Paintings Children Should Know by Angela Wenzel

People of all ages are fascinated by Mona Lisa's beguiling smile, Van Gogh's hypnotic night sky, and Frida Kahlo's depiction of herself with a monkey. These paints and ten others are featured in the book in large reproductions with accompanying details. The readable text offers biographical information about each artist and important facts about the painting's technical and historical aspects. Games, quizzes, and colouring exercises provide additional opportunities for young readers to interact with the artworks, while a timeline throughout the book allows for easy historical orientation. Readers will return again and again to these works, which provide continued opportunities for contemplation and discovery.

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Publication date

26th August 2009

Author

Angela Wenzel

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Publisher

Prestel

Format

Hardback
48 pages

Categories

Art: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9783791343235

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