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Antonio's Apprenticeship: Painting a Fresco in Renaissance Italy

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As an apprentice in his uncle's studio, Antonio learns that creating beautiful frescoes for a Florentine chapel demands tedious chores, long hours, and unending patience.
Library, 32 pages
Published March 1st 1996 by Holiday House
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This book takes the reader through the process of creating a fresco step by step. It is so detailed that it could be an informational book. It is seen through the eyes of a young boy who is apprenticed to his uncle, an artist in fifteenth-century Florence. The illustrations are gorgeous, with interesting perspectives, expressive faces and rich, vibrant colors in the style of Renaissance paintings.
Alana White
A book for children that sets out exactly how to paint a fresco....
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