Art A Children’s Encyclopedia

£16.99

With amazing facts, clear explanations, and stunning photography, this encyclopedia is the essential introduction to the art world for children.

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Description

Open your eyes to the wonderful world of art inside this beautiful book.

The entire history of the greatest works in painting, sculpture, and photography are included on this comprehensive and colourful tour through time.

From the first strokes of paint on prehistoric caves to contemporary street art in the 21st century, every artistic style and movement is explored and explained in stunning detail. Special features celebrate the lives of groundbreaking painters, sculptors, and photographers, from Dutch master Johannes Vermeer to photography pioneer Julia Margaret Cameron. Many best-loved pieces of art are showcased in iconic images. Marvel at Leonardo da Vinci’s mysterious Mona Lisa, the most famous painted lady. March alongside China’s statues of the Terracotta Army, and gaze in awe at Barbara Hepworth’s stunning Pelagos sculpture.

Packed with pictures and full of facts, Art A Children’s Encyclopedia is guaranteed to become a family favourite, encouraging a love of art through the generations.

Additional information

Weight 1062 g
Dimensions 283 × 221 × 19 mm
Author
Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

208

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

709 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K