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ISBN-10: 1613749007

ISBN-13: 9781613749005

Lavishly illustrated with enormous quantities of full-color photographs, this family-oriented paintings source introduces little ones to greater than 50 nice artists and their paintings, with corresponding actions and explorations that motivate inventive improvement, centred taking a look, and inventive writing. This treasure trove of art from the nationwide Gallery of artwork comprises, between others, works by means of Raphael, Rembrandt, Georgia O'Keeffe, Henri Matisse, Chuck shut, Jacob Lawrence, Pablo Picasso, and Alexander Calder, representing quite a lot of creative kinds and strategies. Written by means of museum educators with a long time of hands-on event in either art-making actions and making artwork relatable to little ones, the actions contain sculpting a clay determine encouraged by means of Edgar Degas; drawing an item from contact by myself, encouraged by means of Joan Miro's adventure as an paintings scholar; portray a double-sided portrait with one aspect reflecting actual features and the opposite facet character qualities, encouraged via Leonardo da Vinci's Ginevra de' Benci; and making a tale in line with a Mary Cassatt portray. Educators, homeschoolers, and households alike will locate their creativity sparked through this artwork extravaganza.

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