- ISBN 9780500514757
- 25.30 x 25.40 cm
- PLC (no jacket)
- 15 Illustrations, 15 in colour
- First published 2009
‘Great for prompting discussion’ – Junior Education
‘An excellent book to share with young children but also fascinating for teens to explore independently. Not only is it an introduction to art but also to the skills of discussion and critical appreciation … suitable for Key Stages 1–3 and for use in a variety of contexts’ – The School Librarian
This is a very special gift that will appeal to all children – and many adults too! It draws on the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, presenting some fifteen famous works of art in a fun and novel way.
Each reproduction is prefaced by a page with a cutout circle:
that gives an intriguing glimpse of the painting that lies beneath,
… encouraging the reader to cast aside preconceptions and ensuring that they get really interested!