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The art book for children

Author: Amanda Renshaw; Gilda Williams Ruggi
Publisher: New York, NY : Phaidon Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Invites the reader to take a closer look at art work while pointing out tiny details hidden in famous works of art, providing information about a work or an artist, or explaining the techniques used to create the piece.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Art
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Renshaw; Gilda Williams Ruggi
ISBN: 0714845302 9780714845302
OCLC Number: 62267902
Description: 79 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Making faces --
Living sculpture --
Party --
Splat --
Mystery --
Moving pictures --
Gods and goddesses --
Obsession --
Cartoon --
Wrapped up --
Noah's Ark --
Shapes --
Where's the subject? --
Tears --
Battle --
Jungle --
Spikes and circles --
Frozen in time --
Portraits --
Dressing up --
Storm --
Yellow --
Feelings --
Movie star --
Detective work --
Flower power --
Puzzle --
Garden --
Art or furniture? --
Showing off --
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US edition. A perfect introduction to art for children everywhere.  Read more...

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"Phaidon's child-friendly version of its staggeringly successful The Art Book goes into far more detail than the original. Instead of a one-artist-to-a-page format, double-page spreads are devoted to Read more...

 
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