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Author Dickins, Rosie.

Title The Usborne Introduction to modern art / Rosie Dickins ; consultant, Tim Marlow ; edited by Jane Chisholm ; American editor, Carrie Armstrong ; designed by Vici Leyhane and Catherine-Anne MacKinnon.

Publication Info. Tulsa, OK : EDC Pub., 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 709.04 DICKINS    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Children's Department  J709.04 D56U    Check Shelf
Description 96 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Note Originally published in 2004 by Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Includes index and glossary.
Contents What is modern art: -- Looking at modern art -- Breaking away 1870-1914: Making a big impression -- Colorful views -- Starry night -- Running wild -- Express yourself -- Seeing things differently -- Les demoiselles -- Bright lights, big city -- Into the future -- Shapes and colors -- Dreams and conflicts 1914-45: Going to war -- Travoys arriving -- World gone crazy -- In your dreams -- Building the future -- Power of persuasion -- Aftermath -- New directions 1945-69: New York, New York -- Shaping up -- On the streets -- Being popular -- Bigger splash -- Famous faces -- Anything goes 1970 onward: Beyond the frame -- Cold dark matter -- Great outdoors -- Religious visions -- Model relationships -- Taking pictures -- Me, myself and I -- Useful information: Fame and fortune -- Timeline -- About the artists -- Using the internet -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary Detailed introduction to modern art with Internet links about featured artists and examples of their work and works by related artists.
Subject Art, Modern -- Juvenile literature.
Art, Modern -- Computer network resources -- Juvenile literature.
Art appreciation -- Juvenile literature.
Art, Modern.
Art, Modern -- Computer network resources.
Art appreciation.
Added Author Marlow, Tim, 1963-
Chisholm, Jane (Photographer)
Armstrong, Carrie.
Leyhane, Vici.
MacKinnon, Catherine-Anne.
Added Title Usborne internet-linked introduction to modern art
Internet-linked introduction to modern art
Introduction to modern art
ISBN 0794509231
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