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Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America
By Albert Whitman Company
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ean: 9780807530177, isbn: 0807530174,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
His white teacher tells her all-black class, You’ll all wind up porters and waiters. What did she know? Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed. His success as a fashion photographer landed him a job working for the government. In Washington DC,

Enjoying Art with Children (Come Look With Me)
By Blizzard, Gladys S.
SKU: #9780934738767
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sku: 9780934738767, mpn: CPT135, ean: 9780934738767, isbn: 0934738769,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
COME LOOK WITH ME: ENJOYING ART WITH CHILDREN introduces students to twelve magnificent works of art. More importantly, they offer students and adults a whole new way of encountering any work of art, one that engages the imagination as much as the eye.Well suited for both individual and classroom use, ENJOYING ART WITH CHILDREN pairs quality art reproductions with thought-provoking questions, encouraging students to learn through visual exploration and interaction. Thoughtful text introduces

A History of Pictures for Children: From Cave Paintings to Computer Drawings
By Harry N. Abrams
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mpn: YES59047177, ean: 9781419732119, isbn: 1419732110,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
A History of Pictures takes young readers on an adventure through art history. From cave paintings to video games, this book shows how and why pictures have been made, linking art to the human experience. Hockney and Gayford explain each piece of art in the book, helping young minds to grasp difficult concepts. The book tracks the many twists and turns toward artistic invention, allowing readers to fully appreciate how and why art has changed and includes an illustrated timeline of inventions.

For Audrey With Love: Audrey Hepburn and Givenchy
By NorthSouth Books
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ean: 9780735843141, isbn: 0735843147,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
When two young rising stars—Hubert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn—cross paths for the first time—it's magic . . . literally, the perfect fit!All the famous ladies want a Givenchy dress—actresses, opera singers, princesses and the wife of a president. When Audrey Hepburn has to figure what to wear for her next movie, she approaches Givenchy, but he's too busy to design something just for her. When encourages her to try on clothing from within his collection, they're both stunned by what

Kid Artists: True Tales of Childhood from Creative Legends (Kid Legends)
By Quirk Books
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ean: 9781594748967, isbn: 1594748969,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 124 reviews
Hilarious childhood biographies and full-color illustrations reveal how Leonardo da Vinci, Beatrix Potter, Keith Haring, and other great artists in history coped with regular-kid problems. Every great artist started out as a kid. Forget the awards, the sold-out museum exhibitions, and the timeless masterpieces. When the world’s most celebrated artists were growing up, they had regular-kid problems just like you. Jackson Pollock’s family moved constantly—he lived in eight different

Colorful Dreamer: The Story of Artist Henri Matisse
By Dial Books
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ean: 9780803737587, isbn: 0803737580,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
An inspiring portrait of one of the world's most loved artists There was once a boy named Henri, whose dreams were full of color even though his hometown was dreary and gray. His parents expected him to learn a trade when he grew up, but being a law clerk bored him, and he continued to dream of a colorful, exciting life, and of being noticed. Then Henri started painting . . . and kept painting and dreaming and working at his craft until he'd become one of the most admired and famous artists in

Renoir and the Boy with the Long Hair
By Brand: Barron's Educational Series
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mpn: 9780764160417, ean: 9780764160417, isbn: 0764160419,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
Jean, this story's handsome, long-haired little boy, happens to have a very famous father--the artist Pierre Auguste Renoir. But the boy also has a problem. Despite Jean's many protests, his father thinks Jean's hair is too beautiful to be cut short. This renowned artist loves to use his son as a model in many of his paintings, and he insists that Jean is still young enough to keep his hair long. Meanwhile, the other kids often tease Jean, which makes him quite angry--and well-meaning adults

Come Look With Me: Animals in Art
By Brand: Charlesbridge Publishing
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mpn: 9781565660137, ean: 9781565660137, isbn: 1565660137,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Few subjects have more immediate appeal to children than animals, and few methods of teaching students to appreciate fine art have proven more successful than those of educator Gladys S. Blizzard. In COME LOOK WITH ME: ANIMALS IN ART, she makes the most of children's natural curiosity about animals to introduce them not only to twelve magnificent works of art, but also to a whole new way of encountering art. Using an approach which is as fun as it is effective, the author deftly guides her

Camille Pissarro (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
By Brand: Children's Press(CT)
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ean: 9780516225777, isbn: 0516225774,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
Describes the life and work of the twentieth-century French painter, Camille Pissarro.Used Book in Good Condition.

Into the Woods: John James Audubon Lives His Dream
By Brand: Atheneum
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ean: 9780689830402, isbn: 0689830408,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
Complete with excerpts from his diary, his own drawings, and other illustrations, a biography tells the tale of a young man who gave up a life in civilization in order to live in nature and become the woodsman and artist he was meant to be.Used Book in Good Condition.

Rembrandt and the Boy Who Drew Dogs: A story about Rembrandt van Rijn
By Barron's Educational Series
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mpn: FBA-290849, ean: 9780764160974, isbn: 0764160974,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Author Molly Blaisdell transports young readers to the city of Amsterdam in the 1650s. It is a time when world-renowned artist Rembrandt van Rijn is at the height of fame among his patrons--and when his young son Titus longs to imitate his father and become a great painter. At first, Rembrandt rebuffs Titus's attempts at drawing, telling the boy he is too young to learn art. But gradually, the master painter is won over by his son's enthusiasm and persistence, and he begins to teach a very

Rene Magritte (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
By Childrens Pr
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ean: 9780516220291, isbn: 0516220292,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
Describes the life and career of the twentieth-century Belgian Surrealist painter..

Dali­ and the Path of Dreams
By Frances Lincoln Children's Books
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mpn: FBA-|288943, ean: 9781845077778, isbn: 1845077776,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Children fall for the paintings of Salvador Dali. The imagery appeals and they respond to this sense of imagination and whimsy they see. In Dali and the Path of Dreams, author Anna Obiols and illustrator Joan Subirana create an adventure story for young Dali inspired by the famous painter's style. Little Salvi, as he's known, rides on a long-legged elephant, encounters a chef who tosses clocks like pancakes, finds a magic key, flies on a floating boat, and does much more in this charming

Vincent van Gogh: Meet the Artist!
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mpn: 51, ean: 9781616894566, isbn: 1616894563,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Vincent van Gogh: Meet the Artist! takes young readers of all ages on a colorful, interactive journey through the work of this revered Dutch painter. Three-dimensional pop-ups, removable artwork, flaps and tabs, and art activity suggestions and materials are among the many interactive components in the latest addition to the Meet the Artist! series. This book covers Van Gogh's artistic career, focusing on his time in Arles from 1888 to 1889 when he created several of his most famous works, such

The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763674755, isbn: 0763674753,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
The incredible story of the world’s largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen years.After the partition of India in 1947, Nek Chand Saini settled in the city of Chandigarh, with nothing but stories brought from his homeland. Dismayed at his stark new surroundings, Nek began collecting river rocks, broken glass, and cracked water pots found on the roadside. He cleared a section of jungle and for seven years he stockpiled

Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box
By imusti
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mpn: full colour illustrations, ean: 9780805091700, isbn: 080509170X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
All her life, Beatrix Potter loved to paint. From a young age, she painted the bunnies, mice, and other pets who populated her family home. These characters later populated her stories, which are beloved the whole world over. With beautiful scenes rich in detail, David McPhail transports us to the charming, English countryside and the wonderful world of Beatrix Potter.Henry Holt and Co BYR.

Pieter Bruegel (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)
By Children's Press(CT)
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mpn: FBA-|299195, ean: 9780516422794, isbn: 0516422790,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Briefly examines the life and work of the sixteenth-century Flemish painter, describing and giving examples of his art.

Art From Her Heart: Folk Artist Clementine Hunter
By Putnam Juvenile
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mpn: FBA-|318905, ean: 9780399242199, isbn: 0399242198,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
A picture book biography of the remarkable folk artist Clementine Hunter.Can you imagine being an artist who isn't allowed into your own show? That's what happened to folk artist Clementine Hunter. Her paintings went from hanging on her clothesline to hanging in museums, yet because of the color of her skin, a friend had to sneak her in when the gallery was closed.With lyrical writing and striking illustrations, this picture book biography introduces kids to a self-taught artist whose paintings

What a Year! (A 26 Fairmount Avenue Book)
By Puffin
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mpn: FBA-|287506, ean: 9780142501580, isbn: 0142501581,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
The year 1940 is a very big year for Tomie-it's the start of first grade, and it's his first birthday in the new house at 26 Fairmount Avenue. It's also the first year that Tomie gets to go trick-or-treating with his older brother, Buddy. Then the holidays arrive, and Tomie has a part in the Christmas play. This Christmas is going to be great! But disaster strikes when Tomie gets the chicken pox. Will he be cured in time for the Christmas pageant? Join Tomie dePaola once again as he takes us

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