Details

ISBN-10: 0593108728
ISBN-13: 9780593108727
Publisher: Dial Books
Publish Date: 02/11/2020
Dimensions: 10.10" L, 8.10" W, 0.40" H

Women Artists A to Z

Illustrator: Caroline Corrigan

Hardcover

Price: $19.99

Overview

An empowering and educational alphabet picture book about women artists, perfect for fans of Rad American Women A-Z.

How many women artists can you name? From Frida Kahlo and Georgia O’Keeffe, to Jaune Quick-to-See Smith and Xenobia Bailey, this lushly illustrated alphabet picture book presents both famous and underrepresented women in the fine arts from a variety of genres: painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and more. Each spread features a simple line of text encapsulating the creator’s iconic work in one word, such as D is for Dots (Yayoi Kusama) and S is for Spider (Louise Bourgeois), followed by slightly longer text about the artist for older readers who would like to know more. Backmatter includes extended biographies and discussion questions for budding creatives and trailblazers.

Artists featured: Mirka Mora, Betye Saar, Helen Frankenthaler, Yayoi Kusama, Kay Sage, Georgia O’Keeffe, Agnes Martin, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Elizabeth Catlett, Judith Leyster, Leonora Carrington, Carmen Herrera, Edmonia Lewis, Maya Lin, Hilma af Klint, Maria Martinez, Gee’s Bend quilters, Frida Kahlo, Louise Bourgeois, Loïs Mailou Jones, Alice Neel, Helen Zughaib, Ursula von Rydingsvard, Dorothea Lange, Xenobia Bailey, and Maria Sibylla Merian.

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CCBC Choices selection!

"A solid introduction to fascinating artists."–Kirkus Reviews

"This picture book is a worthy purchase for its diversity, from the artists themselves to their inspirations, media, and messages."–Booklist

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Details

ISBN-10: 0593108728
ISBN-13: 9780593108727
Publisher: Dial Books
Publish Date: 02/11/2020
Dimensions: 10.10" L, 8.10" W, 0.40" H
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