Linnea in Monet's Garden (Hardcover)
R & S Books, 9789129583144, 56pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 1987
Linnea has visited Claude Monet's garden! In Paris, she got to see many of his actual paintings. Now she understands what it means for a painter to be called an Impressionist. This innovative art book for children contains full-color photos of many of Monet's famous paintings.
Praise For Linnea in Monet's Garden…
"Airy, light-filled watercolors showing Linnea in Monet's environment are juxtaposed with period photographs of the artist and reproductions of the paintings themselves." --Publishers Weekly
"A splendid way to introduce children to impressionism and to the man behind the masterpieces." --Booklist
"An original and highly entertaining child-centered book of art appreciation." --Starred, School Library Journal
"Original and charming." --The New Yorker
"Who'd use a children's book to plan a trip to Paris? Ask my wife."--The Washington Post