13 Paintings Children Should Know introduces young readers to Mona Lisa's mysterious smile, Frida Kahlo's depiction of herself with a monkey, and
Biographical information about each artist and important facts about each painting, including technical and historical aspects, help children gain an appreciation of great art. Games, quizzes, and coloring exercises provide additional opportunities for young readers to interact with the artworks. A timeline running throughout the book allows for easy historical orientation.
Angela Wenzel is a museum educator and an author of numerous art books for children.
Author — Angela Wenzel.
Hardcover. 48 pages. 9½" × 11" (24 cm × 28 cm).