Can You Find It? by Judith Cressy
  

Can You Find It?

Written by Judith Cressy
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Can You Find It? by Judith Cressy

Discover all the intriguing details that make great art so fascinating. Each spread in this exciting new book offers a work of art and at least eight items to hunt for somewhere within the painting. Turn the thrill of artistic discovery into a trip through history and around the world, as Can You Find It? invites young readers to look into shadows and reflections, through windows and in the branches of trees. * Find a baby and a yellow bowl in a busy scene from ancient China. * Find a traffic light and a pair of pinky rings in a quiet snack bar of a movie theater. * Find three hands and a white bird in a portrait of a five-year-old French king alone on his throne. * Find five butterflies and two owls in an Egyptian tomb painting. * Find a water pump and a haystack in a view down Main Street in small-town America. The nineteen paintings in Can You Find It?, all from the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, include art ranging from ancient Egyptian friezes to 20th-century works. This book is a great tool to show young readers a wonderful new way to look at art.

About the Author

Judith Cressy is a Project Editor at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the world's leading cultural institutions and home to more than three million works of art.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Judith Cressy
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Publisher

Abrams

Publication date

1st November 2002

ISBN

9780810932791


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