Take a good look at the Mona Lisa—then turn the page and test your recall of the image, from the color of her eyes to the number of rings on her fingers. This gallery of 28 great European and American paintings is loaded with fun-filled quizzes that will test your powers of observation. You will also discover fascinating facts about the origin, current location, and cultural background of each work of art.
If you are new to the world of art, this book is a terrific chance to become acquainted with famous masterpieces. And if you are already familiar with these paintings—from Degas's Before the Rehearsal and Frieda Kahlo's Self-Portrait with Monkey to Van Gogh's The Bedroom and Monet's Water Lilies―this is an opportunity to get to know them better. A glossary of descriptive terms as well as complete answers to each quiz are also included.
- 9 x 9 inches
- 64 pages
- Recommended for ages 6–12