Classic Children's Book Illustrations
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Classic Children's Book Illustrations

by Mary Carolyn Waldrep
     
 

Anyone who has read Alice's Adventures in Wonderland or The Wizard of Oz and pored over the wonderful illustrations, knows that the most magical part of a great children's book can often be the pictures. Carefully selected from world-famous childhood stories that date to the 19th century, 229 drawings and paintings spotlight the immeasurable talent of

Overview

Anyone who has read Alice's Adventures in Wonderland or The Wizard of Oz and pored over the wonderful illustrations, knows that the most magical part of a great children's book can often be the pictures. Carefully selected from world-famous childhood stories that date to the 19th century, 229 drawings and paintings spotlight the immeasurable talent of leading illustrators such as Randolph Caldecott, Kate Greenaway, N. C. Wyeth, Edmund Dulac, Jessie Wilcox Smith, and many others. Brimming with images that will capture the hearts of the young and young at heart, this collection is sure to inspire the imaginations of artists, designers, and crafters everywhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486998626
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/19/2008
Edition description:
Book and CD-ROM
Pages:
46
Sales rank:
729,312
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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