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Author Greenberg, Jan, 1942- author.

Title Two brothers, four hands : the artists Alberto and Diego Giacometti / Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan ; illustrated by Hadley Hooper.

Publication Info. New York : Holiday House, [2019]

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 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 709.2 Giacometti,A GRE    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 709.2 Giacometti,A GRE    Available
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Edition First edition.
Description 64 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Neal Porter Books."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 64).
Summary "Everyone who knew them agreed. Alberto was the genius of the family. His younger brother Diego was his opposite--he didn't care much for books or schoolwork, and he had no idea what he would be when he grew up. But despite their differences, the two brothers shared an intense bond. Alberto Giacometti became one of the iconic artists of the twentieth century, whose tall, spindly sculptures grace the collections of museums around the world. Diego was always at his side, helping and encouraging, and in his spare time creating remarkable pieces of furniture, works of sculpture in their own right. The poignant story of brothers and sculptors Alberto and Diego Giacometti is skillfully brought to life in the hands of multiple Sibert Honor authors Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan, and the spectacular artwork of Hadley Hooper."--Page 2 of cover.
Subject Giacometti, Alberto, 1901-1966 -- Juvenile literature.
Giacometti, Diego -- Juvenile literature.
Artists -- Switzerland -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Jordan, Sandra (Sandra Jane Fairfax).
Hooper, Hadley, illustrator.
Added Title 2 brothers, 4 hands : the artists Alberto and Diego Giacometti
ISBN 9780823441709 (hardcover) $21.99
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