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13 American Artists Children Should Know
13 American Artists Children Should Know

This lively introduction to some of the towering figures in American art inspires children to dream, create, and think. Each artist in the book is featured in a colorful, double-page spread.

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13 Artists Children Should Know
13 Artists Children Should Know

Young readers are introduced to the wonders of da Vinci's mysterious Mona Lisa, the playful cutouts of Matisse, van Gogh's mesmerizing brushstrokes, and Vermeer's vibrant depictions of light. Games, quizzes, and other activities help readers learn.

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13 British Artists Children Should Know
13 British Artists Children Should Know

This lively introduction to nearly four centuries of British art offers children a strong foundation for learning in a playful and imaginative way, and inspires them to dream, create, and think. Author — Alison Baverstock. Hardcover. 48 pages.

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13 Buildings Children Should Know
13 Buildings Children Should Know

This book brings together 13 architectural wonders that have intrigued children for years, including Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Germany's Neuschwanstein Castle, and the Tower of Pisa. It includes games, quizzes, drawings, and other activities.

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13 Paintings Children Should Know
13 Paintings Children Should Know

This book introduces young readers to Mona Lisa's mysterious smile, Frida Kahlo's depiction of herself with a monkey, and Van Gogh's hypnotically swirling night sky. Thirteen iconic paintings are featured in the book in large reproductions.

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13 Photos Children Should Know
13 Photos Children Should Know

This beautifully illustrated book explores some of the world's most iconic images, teaching children about the impact of photography on their world. Art historian Brad Finger shares some of the world’s most renowned pictures, which are also the most exciting for children to view and discuss.

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13 Sculptures Children Should Know
13 Sculptures Children Should Know

This book takes a look at 13 of the world's most fascinating sculptures, including works by Michelangelo, Rodin, and Niki de Saint Phalle, and other works from around the world. Games and puzzles enhance this introduction to 3-dimensional masterpieces.

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13 Women Artists Children Should Know
13 Women Artists Children Should Know

This book highlights 500 years of great art created by women, introducing young readers to amazing painters, sculptors, and photographers. The book features colorful spreads that include important works as well as portraits of the artists themselves.

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The Art Book for Children
The Art Book for Children

The children's edition of Phaidon Press's best selling, "The Art Book" presents thirty of the most significant artists and engaging works of art from every period.

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Children Should Know Series
Children Should Know Series

Written for young readers ages 9-12, the "Children Should Know" series introduces children to great artists, artworks, and architecture in a fun and engaging manner.

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Crystal Productions Dropping in Series, Books and DVDs
Crystal Productions Dropping in Series, Books and DVDs

A full-color illustrated introduction to the lives and art of major artists developed especially for young students. Each DVD and companion book analyzes the reproductions of key master works, and children learn new ways to observe and think about art.

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Get Into Art Series
Get Into Art Series

Books in the Get into Art! series introduce children to the world of art while encouraging them to develop their own artistic abilities. Accomplished artists are presented, along with some of their most famous pieces and techniques, then followed up with a project reminiscent of each artist's work.

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Modern Art Adventures
Modern Art Adventures

Modern art is bold, experimental, and not concerned with rules — in other words, perfect for children who love to draw outside the lines. Modern Art Adventures introduces young artists age 6 and up to groundbreaking masterpieces and fresh techniques, then lets them loose.

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Modern Art Deluxe Memory Game
Modern Art Deluxe Memory Game

Learning art history and testing your memory is fun with this delightful and educational game for all ages featuring some of art history's most iconic images.

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