Squeaking of art: the mice go to the museum

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Publisher:
Dutton Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
c2000.
Language:
English
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Brilliant in color, conception, and execution, Squeaking of Art brings the subject of art to the youngest readers. In this truly child-oriented guide to art appreciation, ten mice pals visit a museum filled with some of the world's most famous paintings and talk about what they see.Each gallery in the fantasy museum groups paintings by subject, such as pets or music, or by category, such as portraits or landscapes. From Matisses to Mondrians, van Goghs to Vermeers, there are versions of eighty-five paintings from all eras painted in Monica Wellington's bright and graphic style. Written in a simple yet exuberant way, questions and comments pepper the text and invite children to participate. Part child's-eye view of a museum and part ode to the inspirational power of great masterpieces, this extraordinary picture book lays the foundation for a lifelong love of art by showing how much fun visiting an art museum can be.
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9780525461654
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Full title squeaking of art the mice go to the museum
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Last Update 2018-05-09 04:47:09AM
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subject_facet Art -- Themes, motives -- Juvenile literature, Art appreciation -- Juvenile literature
title_display Squeaking of art : the mice go to the museum
title_full Squeaking of art : the mice go to the museum / Monica Wellington
title_short Squeaking of art :
title_sub the mice go to the museum
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