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Jackson Pollock splashed paint and wasn't sorry

By: Gilberti, Fausto

0714879088 / 9780714879086
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United Kingdom
23 cm 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Children's (6-12)  Learn More

A clever, charmingly quirky portrayal of painter Jackson Pollock - and the first in a series of picture-book biographies of contemporary artists Jackson Pollock was unlike any other painter.

Instead of sitting in front of an easel with brushes, he poured paint over canvases rolled-out across the floor, moving, splashing, and making the vivid liquid run with energy and rhythm.

Pollock's story is told here with wit and eccentricity, perfectly paired with black-line illustrations - and splatters galore.

Fausto Gilberti brings movement, life, and whimsy to the true life story of one of the most important contemporary artists of our time.


YFY True stories (Children's / Teenage), YNA Art: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

Our price£12.95