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Title Speaking of art : colorful quotes by famous painters / edited by Bob Raczka.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    j 700 SPE    Available
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Description 31 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Vincent van Gogh -- Paul Klee -- Henri Matisse -- Juan Gris -- Grandma Moses -- Grant Wood -- John Singer Sargent -- Frida Kahlo -- Edgar Degas -- Jasper Johns -- Jackson Pollock -- Georgia O'Keeffe -- Joan Mi┼Ľo -- Salvador Dali -- Marc Chagall -- Romare Bearden -- Keith Haring -- Pablo Picasso.
Summary Art lover Bob Raczka pairs thought-provoking (and sometimes funny) quotes by famous painters with colorful examples of their best work. From Edgar Degas' The Rehearsal (1878-79) to Georgia O'Keeffe's Evening Star, No. III (1917) to Romare Bearden's Family (1986), you'll discover the works--and the wisdom--of eighteen artistic masters.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Art -- Quotations, maxims, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Artists -- Quotations -- Juvenile literature.
Art -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Artists -- Quotations.
Added Author Raczka, Bob.
Added Title Colorful quotes by famous painters
ISBN 9780761350545 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0761350543 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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