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Cave paintings to Picasso : the inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces, by Henry Sayre

Label
Cave paintings to Picasso : the inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces
Title
Cave paintings to Picasso
Title remainder
the inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Sayre
Title variation
Inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Introduces fifty celebrated works of art, including King Tut's sarcophagus and Andy Warhol's paintings of Campbell's soup cans, with historical and interpretive information for each piece
  • From prehistoric cave paintings to the Mona Lisa, from Nefertiti to Andy Warhol's Big Campbell's Soup Can 19 , this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them and where they fit in the fascinating history of art. Featuring art from Europe, Africa, Asia, and America, organized chronologically, and including timelines and a glossary of art terms, this book is a wonderful overview of art and culture through the ages
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Sayre, Henry M.
Dewey number
709
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7440
LC item number
.S29 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Art appreciation
  • Masterpiece, Artistic
  • Art appreciation
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Cave paintings to Picasso : the inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces, by Henry Sayre
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Woman from Brassempouy -- Hall of Bulls -- Toreador Fresco -- Nebamun Hunting Birds -- Nefertiti -- Burial Container for the Organs of Tutankhamen -- Colossal Olmec Head -- Archilles and Ajax Playing a Board Game / Exekias -- She-Wolf -- Nike of Samothrace -- Moche Lord with a Feline -- The Horses of San Marco -- Book of Kells -- Easter Island Ancestor Figures -- The Bayeux Tapestry -- Early Spring / Guo Xi -- Romance of Lancelot -- Muhammad Placing the Black Stone on His Cloak -- The Effects of Good Government / Ambrogio Lorenzetti -- Bamboo / Wu Chen -- January / Les Très Riches Heures, Limbourg brothers -- Camera Picta / Andrea Mantegna -- Hundreds of Birds Admiring the Peacocks / Yin Hong -- Sight -- Primavera / Sandro Botticelli -- David / Michelangelo -- Mona Lisa / Leonard da Vinci -- The Small Cowper Madonna / Raphael -- Still Life with Flowers, Goblet, Dried Fruit, and Pretzels / Clara Peeters -- Jahangir in Darbar / Abul Hasan and Manohar -- Head of an Oba -- Mandan Battle Scene Hide Painting -- The Great Wave off Kanagawa / Katsushika Hokusai -- Fur Traders Descending the Missouri / George Caleb Bingham -- The Railroad / Edouard Manet -- Dance Class / Edgar Degas -- Little Girl in a Blue Armchair / Mary Cassatt -- The Umbrellas / Auguste Renoir -- Irises / Vincent Van Gogh -- Mahana no atua / Paul Gauguin -- Water Lily Pond / Claude Monet -- Improvisation 30 (Cannons) / Wassily Kandinsky -- Man with a Pipe / Pablo Picasso -- Sugar Cane / José Diego Maria Rivera -- The Migration of the Negro, No. 32 / Jacob Lawrence -- Nighthawks / Edward Hopper -- Convergence / Jackson Pollock -- Ladder to the Moon / Georgia O'Keeffe -- Big Campbell's Soup Can, 19 cents / Andy Warhol -- The Son of Man / René Magritte
Extent
1 online resource (93 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029283699
Label
Cave paintings to Picasso : the inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces, by Henry Sayre
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Woman from Brassempouy -- Hall of Bulls -- Toreador Fresco -- Nebamun Hunting Birds -- Nefertiti -- Burial Container for the Organs of Tutankhamen -- Colossal Olmec Head -- Archilles and Ajax Playing a Board Game / Exekias -- She-Wolf -- Nike of Samothrace -- Moche Lord with a Feline -- The Horses of San Marco -- Book of Kells -- Easter Island Ancestor Figures -- The Bayeux Tapestry -- Early Spring / Guo Xi -- Romance of Lancelot -- Muhammad Placing the Black Stone on His Cloak -- The Effects of Good Government / Ambrogio Lorenzetti -- Bamboo / Wu Chen -- January / Les Très Riches Heures, Limbourg brothers -- Camera Picta / Andrea Mantegna -- Hundreds of Birds Admiring the Peacocks / Yin Hong -- Sight -- Primavera / Sandro Botticelli -- David / Michelangelo -- Mona Lisa / Leonard da Vinci -- The Small Cowper Madonna / Raphael -- Still Life with Flowers, Goblet, Dried Fruit, and Pretzels / Clara Peeters -- Jahangir in Darbar / Abul Hasan and Manohar -- Head of an Oba -- Mandan Battle Scene Hide Painting -- The Great Wave off Kanagawa / Katsushika Hokusai -- Fur Traders Descending the Missouri / George Caleb Bingham -- The Railroad / Edouard Manet -- Dance Class / Edgar Degas -- Little Girl in a Blue Armchair / Mary Cassatt -- The Umbrellas / Auguste Renoir -- Irises / Vincent Van Gogh -- Mahana no atua / Paul Gauguin -- Water Lily Pond / Claude Monet -- Improvisation 30 (Cannons) / Wassily Kandinsky -- Man with a Pipe / Pablo Picasso -- Sugar Cane / José Diego Maria Rivera -- The Migration of the Negro, No. 32 / Jacob Lawrence -- Nighthawks / Edward Hopper -- Convergence / Jackson Pollock -- Ladder to the Moon / Georgia O'Keeffe -- Big Campbell's Soup Can, 19 cents / Andy Warhol -- The Son of Man / René Magritte
Extent
1 online resource (93 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029283699

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