This distinctive art-history book is the one of the first titles in Chronicle's Art Across the Ages multilevel program for budding art lovers at different stages of development. With stunning photographs and simple text, it is an ideal introduction to the art of ancient Egypt. In Ancient Egypt, readers will learn about painted papyrus and pounded gold. The perfect blend of education and visual fun, this book makes a great addition to the home or classroom library.
Level 1: Beginning For new readers who are dependent on others for help. The art and text are very closely tied to give beginning readers as much contextual help as possible.
About the Author
Kelly Campbell Hinshaw has worked for 15 years in museum education at several San Francisco Bay Area museums, including SFMoMA, the Legion of Honor, and the de Young Museum. She lives in Berkeley, California, with her husband and three sons.