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Looking at pictures : an introduction to art for young people / Joy Richardson ; with illustrations by Charlotte Voake.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0810942526
  • ISBN: 9780810942523
  • Physical Description: 80 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 1997.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Introducing paintings -- Behind the scenes in a gallery -- Painting for a purpose -- Telling a story -- Hidden meanings -- Layer upon layer -- Focus on colour -- Tricking the eye -- Ordinary and extraordinary -- The power of light -- Painting people -- Still life -- Magic landscapes -- Making arrangements -- List of artists.
Summary, etc.:
A children's guide to the collection of the National Gallery, London. A large-size volume that introduces art appreciation to middle-graders and describes different types of pictures and techniques. With separate sections on such themes as portraits, landscapes, & techniques, including color & light, this is an approachable guide to art appreciation for middle school students. Bowker Authored Title code.
Subject: National Gallery (Great Britain) > Juvenile literature.
Painting > Appreciation > Juvenile literature.
Painting > Juvenile literature.
Art appreciation > Juvenile literature.
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