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13 Painters Children Should Know (13 Things Children Should Know)
A colorful, accessible and engaging introduction to art history that children will remember for years to come. It's never too early to introduce children to art. Featuring thirteen painters from a variety of historical periods and styles, this book demonstrates just how interesting and exciting art can be. From the fantastic images of Hieronymus Bosch to the romantic ideal ...more
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published April 16th 2012 by Prestel Publishing
(first published March 26th 2012)
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My degree in Art History makes children's books with Art themes naturally appealing. The book "13 Painters Children Should Know" is a great introductory book that helps the reader learn about famous artists. Even with a background in Art History I learned something new about Gustav Klimt as I read the book. For each of the thirteen artists the author gives some brief background information on the individual and then shows a selection of their work. I chose to pair this book with "When Pigasso Me ...more
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