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The stories of the Mona Lisa : an imaginary museum tale about the history of modern art

By: Barsony, Piotr

1620872285 / 9781620872284
Paperback
759
17/01/2013
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23 cm 64 p.
Children's (6-12)  Learn More

This book provides the fascinating history of modern painting through what many consider the most famous work in the history of art: the Mona Lisa.

Piotr acts as the guide for his young daughter, taking us on a journey through an imaginary museum.

He describes famous art movements and artists, including: impressionism, cubism, expressionism, favism, minimalism, surrealism; Monet, Manet, Cezanne, Picasso, Bacon, Pollock, and more.

All of the most famous painters of the modern and contemporary art movements are explained with their own Mona Lisa portraits, in their signature styles.

BIC:

YNA Art: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

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