Look Closer: Paint with the Impressionists introduces children ages eight and above to the most acclaimed artists of French Impressionism, including Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro and Paul Cézanne. Featuring works drawn from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this book encourages children to look closely at Impressionist paintings and learn about the artists and their ideas.
Engaging texts and practical activities in Look Closer: Paint with the Impressionists inspire young art enthusiasts to experiment with colour, composition and painting techniques, and create their own drawings and paintings. These activities can be completed at home or at school and are designed to stimulate children’s creativity and enjoyment in making art.
Publisher: National Gallery of Victoria
Size: 270 mm x 210 mm (portrait)
Pages: 96 pp, fully illustrated in colour
Category: Children’s books
Publication date: June 2021