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This comprehensive children's guide to fine art covers important artists, styles, techniques, and various media from around the world. Full color.

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With so many colors to choose from, why did Henri Matisse use only three? How can an artist make a three-dimensional picture on a flat sheet of paper? Why is some Aboriginal art described as x-ray style? < I>M is for Masterpiece< /I>, a comprehensive guide to fine art written for children, provides satisfying answers to such questions and more. From ancient cave paintings to Christo's < I>Running Fence< /I>, a wide variety of art forms and styles are discussed in details that children will understand and adults will appreciate. < I>M is for Masterpiece< /I> not only teaches about the great artists and techniques that originated in various parts of the world, but also discusses the elements of painting, art media, and landscapes of the American West. The art of photography and architecture is also covered.

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ISBN:
9781585362769
Author:
Domeniconi
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Illustrator:
Bullas, Will
Author:
Bullas, Will
Author:
Domeniconi, David
Subject:
General
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Art - General
Subject:
Children s Art-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Sleeping Bear Alphabets
Publication Date:
20060631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
45
Dimensions:
10.32x11.14x.39 in. 1.30 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , With so many colors to choose from, why did Henri Matisse use only three? How can an artist make a three-dimensional picture on a flat sheet of paper? Why is some Aboriginal art described as x-ray style? < I>M is for Masterpiece< /I>, a comprehensive guide to fine art written for children, provides satisfying answers to such questions and more. From ancient cave paintings to Christo's < I>Running Fence< /I>, a wide variety of art forms and styles are discussed in details that children will understand and adults will appreciate. < I>M is for Masterpiece< /I> not only teaches about the great artists and techniques that originated in various parts of the world, but also discusses the elements of painting, art media, and landscapes of the American West. The art of photography and architecture is also covered.
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