13 Paintings Children Should Know - Hardcover Book
In this attractive and accessible book, thirteen engaging works by the world's greatest artists are beautifully presented in an excellent introduction to art for young people.
People of all ages are fascinated by Mona Lisa's beguiling smile, Van Gogh's hypnotic night sky and Frida Kahlo's depiction of herself with a monkey. These paints and ten others are featured in this book in large reproductions with accompanying details. The readable text offers biographical information about each artist and important facts about the painting's technical and historical aspects. Games, quizzes and coloring exercises provide additional opportunities for young readers to interact with the artworks, while a timeline throughout the book allows for easy historical orientation. Readers will return again and again to these works, which provide continued opportunities for contemplation and discovery.
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Dimensions: 11.2 x 9.7 x 0.4 inches
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