Speaking of Art: Colorful Quotes by Famous Painters

By Bob Raczka
Publisher Millbrook Imprint Millbrook ISBN


Awards and Honors Children's Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Children's Choices - Best Books of 2011, Special Interests, Arts

Speaking of Art: Colorful Quotes by Famous Painters

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Vincent van Gogh said, "The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting." Georgia O'Keeffe commented, "I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way-things I had no words for." Eighteen famous paintings paired with a quote from their creators provide answers to fundamental questions such as "What is art?" and "Why do you create?" Brief biography of each artist. Fullcolor reproductions.
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