Essential Artists Manet
Written especially for children ages 9 through teen, this colorful book introduces the political and social events that shaped the life and works of Edouard Manet, one of history’s most celebrated artists. Easy to read text and lots of full-color paintings and other illustrations introduce kids to a multitude of masterpieces. And the cost is just right – only $6.95 per book for 32 big, yummy, colorful pages.
Manet is called the “Father of Impressionism.” In this colorful book,
kids meet Edouard Manet and discover how his paintings bridged the worlds of traditional and modern art. Explore Manet’s greatest
paintings, such as “The Luncheon on the Grass” and “The Railway”. Big 7 3/4″ x 11″ full color quality paperback books, 32 pages. Book includes:
- Beautiful color images
- The artist’s life and Western art at the beginning of the Impressionist era
- What do the paintings say? What do his sculptures, wood carvings and paintings tell us and how were they made?
- Manet’s place in art history.