Vincent's Starry Night and Other Stories: A Children's History of Art

Vincent's Starry Night and Other Stories: A Children's History of Art

Hardcover

$26.96 $29.95 Save 10% Current price is $26.96, Original price is $29.95. You Save 10%.
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Tuesday, August 27

Overview

An enthralling journey through the story of world art, from early cave paintings right up to the present day. Discover artists and their art around the world, in 70 exciting and imaginative tales about artists and the way they created their work.

Written by educator and art historian Michael Bird, and beautifully illustrated by Kate Evans, the book also features reproductions of the famous artworks discussed, a comprehensive timeline of events, and extra feature spreads on places connected with art.

This is a beautiful and engaging introduction to art for any home or school library.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780676159
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 146,827
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 9 - 13 Years

About the Author

Michael Bird is a writer, art historian, and radio broadcaster. His books include 100 Ideas that Changed Art (Laurence King, 2012) and The St Ives Artists: A Biography of Place and Time (2008). He has also published many essays and articles, and lectures widely. He currently holds a Goodison Fellowship at the British Library, where he is researching the oral history of modern British art.

Kate Evans graduated from Falmouth College of Arts with a BA Hons Illustration in 2006. She is now a freelance illustrator with clients including HarperCollins, the Guardian, Macmillan Books, National Geographic, Transport for London, and V&A Magazine. She has had exhibitions in Bristol, Bath, London, and Stockholm. Kate lives and works in Bristol.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews