Vincent Van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist

Vincent Van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist

Jan Greenberg, Sandra Jordan

Language: English

Pages: 76

ISBN: 0385328036

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

Vincent Van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist was named a Robert F. Sibert Honor book by the ALA. This is the enthralling biography of the nineteenth-century Dutch painter known for pioneering new techniques and styles in masterpieces such as Starry Night and Vase with Sunflowers. The book cites detailed primary sources and includes a glossary of artists and terms, a biographical time line, notes, a bibliography, and locations of museums that display Van Gogh's work. It also features a sixteen-page insert with family photographs and full-color reproductions of many of Van Gogh's paintings. Vincent Van Gogh was named an ALA Notable Book and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and has been selected as a Common Core State Standards Text Exemplar (Grades 68, Historical/Social Studies) in Appendix B.From the Hardcover edition.

















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