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Titian (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
I love this series. And so do my boys. As we started this the author mentions that Titian was born in 1488 and one of my sons asked, "Is that the same...more
Apr 15, 2009
Apr 14, 2009
Michelangelo (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
Another excellent book from the series. Here we briefly meet Michelangelo and some of his works. This is not indepth by any means so is best used for...more
Sep 2008
Sep 08, 2008
Leonardo and the Flying Boy
An interesting story based loosely on actual events. We enjoyed the illustrations mixed with da Vinci's actual drawings. I didn't much care for the fa...more
Mar 08, 2010
Mar 08, 2010
Rembrandt (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
Very well done. My boys have looked through it several times since reading it. We learned a lot about Rembrandt and it was interesting to see how his...more
Sep 29, 2010
Sep 29, 2010
Leonardo Da Vinci
I didn't read this to the kids. After reading it myself I thought I'd wait until they were a little older, they're in 3rd grade now. Because of the le...more
Aug 2008
Aug 26, 2008
I am very quickly becoming a huge fan of Diane Stanley's books.

I read this, but decided not to use it yet. It's a bit long to use as a read-aloud and...more
Aug 2008
Aug 26, 2008
Da Vinci (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
This is an excellent series for learning about artists. Includes biographical information, nice reproductions of some of their works and some silly ca...more
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Jun 04, 2008
Pieter Bruegel
We love this series. Excellent biography information and has several paintings reproduced here with short explanations.

The kids continue to look thro...more
Jan 2006
Jul 18, 2008
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