Item description for Klimt And His Cat by Berenice Capatti & Octavia Monaco...
Overview The life and work of the famous Viennese painter Gustav Klimt are explored by his favorite cat.
Publishers Description "Follow me into Gustavbs studio -- it is alive with color Look at the paintbrushes, the reds and blues and colorful hues that spill onto the table. Smell the scent of paint, of oil, of canvasb&"
"Katze," the loyal cat of Gustav Klimt, takes readers on an exciting journey into the world of the famous Viennese painter. From distracting Gustavbs models to tagging along with Gustav on vacations, "Katze" always provides keen insight about the artistbs work and thoughts.
Enchanting illustrations, suggestive of Gustav Klimtbs own style and enlivened by the lovable and curious "Katze," make "Klimt and His Cat" a book for readers of all ages. This book not only teaches about the artwork of the Secessionist artist, but also suggests the importance of hard work, dedication, and being true to oneself.
Citations And Professional Reviews Klimt And His Cat by Berenice Capatti & Octavia Monaco has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
School Library Journal - 08/01/2005 page 86
Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/2005 page 268
Kirkus Review - Children - 01/01/2005 page 49
Publishers Weekly - 01/10/2005 page 54
Booklist - 02/01/2005 page 964
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Studio: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 12.2" Width: 8.8" Height: 0.4" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2005
Publisher Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Grade Level Multiple Grades
ISBN 0802852823 ISBN13 9780802852823
Reviews - What do customers think about Klimt And His Cat?
Seaside Jan 15, 2006
Great book to use in the classroom. Beautiful illustrations. I have done a lot with Klimt in the classroom and this book will really help the young children enjoy him even more. And maybe inpsire lots of their own masterpieces.