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Cave Paintings to Picasso

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Publisher Comments:

From prehistoric cave paintings to the Mona Lisa, from Nefertiti to Andy Warhol's Big Campbell's Soup Can 19, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them and where they fit in the fascinating history of art. Featuring art from Europe, Africa, Asia, and America, organized chronologically, and including timelines and a glossary of art terms, this book is a wonderful overview of art and culture through the ages.

Synopsis:

From prehistoric paintings to Andy Warhol's works, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them, and where they fit in the fascinating world of art.

Synopsis:

From prehistoric paintings to Andy Warhol's works, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them, and where they fit in the fascinating world of art.

About the Author

Henry M. Sayre is a professor of art history and the author of many art books, including A World of Art and The Object of Performance. He lives in Oregon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811837675
Subtitle:
The Inside Scoop on 50 Art Masterpieces
Author:
Sayre, Henry M.
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
Art appreciation
Subject:
Art history
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Art & Art Instruction
Subject:
Masterpiece, Artistic.
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Children s Art-General
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 27
Publication Date:
20040826
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
10 x 10 x 0.5 in 1.39 lb
Age Level:
03-UP

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"Synopsis" by , From prehistoric paintings to Andy Warhol's works, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them, and where they fit in the fascinating world of art.
"Synopsis" by , From prehistoric paintings to Andy Warhol's works, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them, and where they fit in the fascinating world of art.
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