"In one of Renoir's most famous paintings, Le Moulin de la Galette, you can almost feel the sunlight flickering through the trees as the leaves move gently in the breeze."
This biography introduces Pierre Auguste Renoir in a manner that is fun and interesting to young children. The author’s premise is that if children can think of artists as real people, then the world of art will open up to them.
Through his own illustrations and a clever story line, along with reproductions of the artists’ works, the author conveys a wealth of information about Renoir, his time, and his art. Great for reading aloud and discussion.
This revised version
includes the following new features: A timeline of the artist's lifeA map highlighting important places in the artist's lifeA fun quiz that provides more historical information and tests the child's knowledgeA glossary and an index
Paperback, 40 pages. Ages 6 and up; younger may be interested in content.
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