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Artist to Artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Children About Their Art
By Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art (corporate author) and Eric Carle (introduced by)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Philomel Books
Publication date September 25, 2007
Pages 105
Binding School and Library
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780399246005
ISBN-10 0399246002
Dimensions 0.75 by 9.25 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1.90 lbs.
Original list price $30.00
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
In this extraordinary anthology, the most honored and beloved artists in children's literature share secrets about their art and detail their journey into the world of illustration, providing photographs of their early work, sketches and finished art, and self-portraits.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This gorgeous collection of art (and the artists behind it) includes work by some of the world's most renowned children's book illustrators—Mitsumasa Anno, Quentin Blake, Ashley Bryan, Nancy Ekholm Burkert, Eric Carle, Tomie dePaola, Jane Dyer, Mordicai Gerstein, Robert Ingpen, Steven Kellogg, Leo Lionni, Petra Mathers, Wendell Minor, Barry Moser, Jerry Pinkney, Alice Provenson, Robert Sabuda, Matthew Reinhart, Maurice Sendak, Gennady Spirin, Chris Van Allsburg, Rosemary Wells, and Paul O. Zelinsky.

It's a remarkable and beautiful anthology that features twenty-three of the most honored and beloved artists in children’s literature, talking informally to children—sharing secrets about their art and how they began their adventures into illustration. Fold-out pages featuring photographs of their early work, their studios and materials, as well as sketches and finished art create an exuberant feast for the eye that will attract both children and adults.

Self-portraits of each illustrator crown this important anthology that celebrates the artists and the art of the picture book. An event book for the ages.

Proceeds from the book will benefit the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, MA.

 



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9780399246005 | details & prices | 105 pages | 9.25 × 11.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.90 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Twenty-three illustrators of children's literature discuss their lives, inspirations, and creative backgrounds and present photographs of themselves and their work spaces along with examples of their illustrations.

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