An introduction to the world's most amazing artworks From cave paintings to Canvas, totem poles to the Angel of the North, introduce your child to the complete picture of art through the ages and across the world. Featuring the finest works by the greatest artists, it's like having the world's best gallery in your own home. From Van Gogh's self portraits to Miro's Carnival of the Harlequin help your child look beyond the paint and canvas to find out how the art was created and why it was made. It's an incredible look at the incredible world of art for the whole family.Technique Ancient Aboriginal painters used earth colours a reds, browns and yellows, black and white a made from natural plants and minerals. ... For stencil designs, the paint was blown out of the mouth around an object. ... The principal motifs in contemporary dreamtime art are circles, semicircles, spirals, dots, and lines.
|Title||:||Children's Book of Art|
|Publisher||:||Dorling Kindersley Ltd - 2009-09-01|