Looking at Pictures

Looking at Pictures

An Introduction to Art for Young People

Book - 2009
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Featuring more than 150 stunning illustrations in full color, combined with clear, entertaining prose, Looking at Pictures introduces readers to the basic concepts and vocabulary of painting. This revised edition has a fresh, contemporary design; all art has been re-scanned and separated; the specs and captions have been updated based on new information; and five new images resulting from technical and curatorial advances are included. Drawing on the incomparable collection of The National Gallery, London, the book features Leonardo, Rembrandt, Matisse, Seurat, Picasso, and many more. Watercolors by Charlotte Voake add humor and charm. The book includes an index of artists and subjects.
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers ; London : National Gallery, c2009.
Edition: Rev. ed.
ISBN: 9780810982888
Characteristics: 80 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Voake, Charlotte - Illustrator


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