The Art Book for Children by Amanda Renshaw
  

Synopsis

The Art Book for Children by Amanda Renshaw

Another thirty artists from the Renaissance to the present day are explored in this second volume of the bestselling Art Book for Children. Each spread is illustrated by one or more works by the artist and accompanied by a fun and involving text that introduces the reader to the artist and invites children to look more closely at each of the variety of paintings, sculptures and photographs included here.

Reviews

A perfect introduction to art for parents and children to enjoy together... Simple, clear and fun. -The Guardian The Art Book For Children draws young readers first into the subject, then deftly into the form, of paintings from the Mona Lisa to Warhol's Marilyn Monroe. -The Times Stylish, and exciting without being silly. -Sunday Times Culture Stylish, welcoming introduction to art... The book is bursting with exuberant questions... and determined to open young eyes and minds. -The Observer A fine sourcebook

About the Author

Amanda Renshaw, formerly a specialist in Impressionist and Modern Art at Christies, is currently Editorial Director at Phaidon Press.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
80 pages

Author

Amanda Renshaw
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Publisher

Phaidon Press Ltd
www.phaidon.com/

Publication date

1st January 2007

ISBN

9780714847061


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