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The Vermeer interviews : conversations with seven works of art

Author: Bob Raczka; Johannes Vermeer
Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this look at seven paintings by Jan Vermeer, author Bob Raczka takes on the role of interviewer and the people in the paintings become his willing subjects.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Johannes Vermeer; Johannes Vermeer; Johannes Vermeer; Johannes Vermeer
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Raczka; Johannes Vermeer
ISBN: 9780822594024 0822594021 1580138829 9781580138826
OCLC Number: 231032168
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (1 color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction --
An everyday beauty : a conversation with The Milkmaid --
A bit of wanderlust : a conversation with The Geographer --
The riddle of the sphinx : a conversation with The Artist in His Studio --
How to read a painting : a conversation with the Woman in Blue Reading a Letter --
Reflections and rectangles : a conversation with the Young Woman with a Water Pitcher --
Mirror, mirror : a conversation with the Woman with a Pearl Necklace --
Two love stories : a conversation with the couple in The Music Lesson.
Responsibility: as imagined by Bob Raczka.

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In this look at seven paintings by Jan Vermeer, author Bob Raczka takes on the role of interviewer and the people in the paintings become his willing subjects.

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