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Andy Warhol (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 1997-03-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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Art: A Play

By: Reza, Yasmina; Hampton, Christopher [Translator]

Price: $10.45

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997-03-06


The Tony Award-winning play that focuses on the meaning of art (in the form of a solid white painting) as well as the meaning of friendship, to both the man who bought the painting and the two friends who come to see it." View more info

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Georges Seurat (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 2003-03-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books.Were his brilliant paintings a trick of the eye or a stroke of genius? Get to know the life and work of Post-Impressionist Georges Seurat -- inventor of Pointillism. View more info

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Grant Wood (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 1996-03-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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How to Identify Prints, Second Edition

By: Bamber Gascoigne

Price: $32.33

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 2004-05-17

Edition: 2


Since its first publication in 1986, this comprehensive guide has established itself as the essential reference book for print and book collectors, dealers in prints and illustrated books, art librarians, art professors and students, and everyone interested in graphic art. Is a particular print a woodcut, an etching, or a lithograph? Is it an original stipple engraving or a photogravure reproduction? Is the color printed or added by hand? Arranged in self-contained secti... View more info

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Jackson Pollock (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 1994-09-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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Johannes Vermeer (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 2002-09-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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Kiki Smith

By: Posner, Helaine; Lyon, Christopher [Contributor]

Price: $48.51

Publisher: The Monacelli Press, 2005-11-17


Through her explorations of the human body and the natural world, internationally acclaimed artist Kiki Smith has confronted the most urgent social and spiritual issues of our day. Direct and accessible, Smith's expressive art engages social and cultural issues in a sometimes viscerally disturbing way. In her recent work, Smith has extended these themes, incorporating rites of passage and cycles of life, death, and rebirth through an iconography of animal, human, and fai... View more info

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Marc Chagall (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 2000-09-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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Paul Klee (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists)

By: Venezia, Mike

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Childrens Pr, 1991-10-01


Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of actual paintings, give children a light yet realistic overview of each artist's life and style in these fun and educational books. View more info

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Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser's Design Revolution

By: Whiteway, Michael

Price: $41.05

Publisher: Victoria & Albert Museum, 2004-03-01


Christopher Dresser (18341904) was the first industrial designer of the modern era. A true radical, he favored form over ornament, and his stylish, spare, and astonishingly modern designs contrast sharply with the highly ornate work of his Victorian contemporaries. Believing that good design could be popularized through industry, Dresser worked with more than 50 manufacturers to produce an enormous variety of reasonably priced, widely available consumer products. This bo... View more info

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Traditional Textiles of Central Asia

By: Harvey, Janet

Price: $23.37

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 2009-10-05


No region has a textile tradition more vivid and romantic than that of Central Asia. This book provides an illustrated survey of these textiles, displaying in more than 200 color plates the opulent velvets, exquisite embroideries, magnificent felts, and fine cotton weaves produced throughout the area. Janet Harvey describes the decorative motifs, materials, dyes, and looms; the types of objects made and the diverse regional and tribal variations; clothes and costumes; an... View more info

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Young at Art: Teaching Toddlers Self-Expression, Problem-Solving Skills, and an Appreciation for Art

By: Striker, Susan

Price: $20.72

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks, 2001-10-11


From the creator of the bestselling "Anti-Coloring Book" series with more than 600,000 copies sold, a new parenting guide to encouraging creativity in preschool-age children "Young at Art "is the first and only comprehensive book for the general audience about the nature, value and impact of art on very young children. Directed towards parents and educators of one to five year olds, Susan Striker explains why children's art is not a frill, but the very foundation upo... View more info