In Search of A Modern MasterpieceBook - 2009
A colourful snail asks you to help him look for his favourite painting. Follow his silver trail through a selection of famous modern paintings by an exciting range of modern artists including Pollock, Rothko, Mondrian, Dali, Picasso and Matisse in search of a piece of art that represents him.Paintings reproduced in the book:Pablo Picasso Maya in a Sailor Suit, 1938. MOMABarnett Newman Abraham, 1949. MOMAJackson Pollock Number 20, 1949. Private Collection/James Goodman Gallery, New YorkMark Rothko White Centre, 1950. Private CollectionSalvador Dali The Persistence of Memory, 1931. MOMABen Nicholson 1940-42 (two forms). Southampton City Art Gallery, Hampshire.Henri Matisse The Snail, 1953, Tate ModernHenri Matisse Goldfish (Red Fish), 1911 Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow
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Children can follow a colorful snail's silvery trail as he slides through eight modern works of art, simply conveying art concepts while searching for his very own "snail-portrait"--a piece of art that represents him.
A colourful snail asks you to help him look for his favourite painting.
Young readers can follow a snail's silvery trail as he slides through eight modern works of art, conveying art concepts while searching for his very own "snail-portrait."