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A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

Autor: Bryant, Jen
Sweet, Melissa (Ilt)

Editorial: Knopf Books for Young Readers

Formato:Cartón Grueso (Library Binding)
Precio de Lista:$20.99
Nuestro Precio:$7.99 (62% Descuento) USD
Stock:129

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A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin : A Robert F. Sibert Honor Book

Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award

An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book

Winner of the NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children

As a child in the late 1800s, Horace Pippin loved to draw: He loved the feel of the charcoal as it slid across the floor. He loved looking at something in the room and making it come alive again in front of him. He drew pictures for his sisters, his classmates, his co-workers. Even during W.W.I, Horace filled his notebooks with drawings from the trenches . . . until he was shot. Upon his return home, Horace couldn't lift his right arm, and couldn't make any art. Slowly, with lots of practice, he regained use of his arm, until once again, he was able to paint--and paint, and paint! Soon, people--including the famous painter N. C. Wyeth--started noticing Horace's art, and before long, his paintings were displayed in galleries and museums across the country.

Jen Bryant and Melissa Sweet team up once again to share this inspiring story of a self-taught painter from humble beginnings who despite many obstacles, was ultimately able to do what he loved, and be recognized for who he was: an artist.


Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Niños y Jóvenes   Arte
Niños y Jóvenes   Biografía y Autobiografía

ISBN 13:9780375967122
ISBN 10:0375967125
Formato:Cartón Grueso (Library Binding)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:40
Tamaño:11.50" l x 9.00" w x 0.50" h
Edades: 4 - 8
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