The little Matisse Discover art as you read, draw and play by Catherine de Duve
  

Synopsis

The little Matisse Discover art as you read, draw and play by Catherine de Duve

This book helps you discover the passion, the life and work of the famous French painter Henri Matisse. Major Matisse exhibition pieces will be taking place at the Tate Modern from 17 April - 7 September 2014. Games, drawings, tips and thoughts bring this colourful 32 page, richly illustrated book to life. It is suitable for children aged 4 to 14 years of age. Matisse dances with the sun in the south of France. Imagine the magical colours of the rainbow sky. View Paris and the bohemian, the small studio in the attic. Colour the wings of a beautiful butterfly. Meet the painter beast ! Voyage to the island of Tahiti and plunge into its turquoise lagoons. What did you discover? Mermaids, shells, dolphins...Applaud the imaginary circus acrobats, sword swallowers and rider...And discover the passion, the life and work of the famous French painter Henri Matisse.

About the Author

Catherine de Duve is an art historian and painter who worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium. She went on as an editor and author to pursue children's art publishing in 2000. Catherine de Duve has written more than thirty books of children's art for Kate'Art Editions, Alice Edition (Brussels), Hatier (Paris) and The Birdcage (USA).

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Catherine de Duve
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Publisher

Happy Museum an imprint of Kate art edition

Publication date

24th April 2014

ISBN

9782960040678


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