Cave Paintings to Picasso
The Inside Scoop on 50 Art MasterpiecesBook - 2004
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.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2004.
Branch Call Number: j 709 SAYRE H
Characteristics: 93 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Inside scoop on 50 art masterpieces