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Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors: Drawing with Scissors [Paperback]

By Jane O'Connor (Author) & Jessie Hartland (Illustrator)
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Item description for Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors: Drawing with Scissors by Jane O'Connor & Jessie Hartland...

Presents the life and work of Henri Matisse in the form of a child's school report.

Publishers Description
Keesia and Henri Matisse have the same birthday--New Year's Eve That's why she picks him for her artist report. She finds out that over his long career Matisse made paintings, sculpture, books, costumes, and her favorite--his cut-outs, or what Matisse called "drawing with scissors." The report is filled with about 20 of Matisse's masterpieces as well as artwork that Keesia has created in his "style" (cut-out leaves, drawings through windows, fauvist animals). As she follows Matisse through his life she discovers why he is considered one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century.

Citations And Professional Reviews
Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors: Drawing with Scissors by Jane O'Connor & Jessie Hartland has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Publishers Weekly - 04/08/2002
  • PW Notes and Reprints - 04/08/2002 page 230
  • School Library Journal - 07/01/2002 page 110
  • Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/2002 page 446
  • Hornbook Guide to Children - 07/01/2002 page 446

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Grosset & Dunlap
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9" Width: 7" Height: 0.1"
Weight:   0.25 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Mar 18, 2002
Publisher   Grosset & Dunlap
Age  5-9
ISBN  044842519X  
ISBN13  9780448425191  
UPC  070918005992  

Availability  12 units.
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More About Jane O'Connor & Jessie Hartland

Jane O Jane O'Connor lives in New York City.

Jane O'Connor currently resides in Staatsburg, in the state of New York. Jane O'Connor was born in 1947.

Jane O'Connor has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Nancy Clancy
  2. Smart about the Arts

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Reviews - What do customers think about Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors (Smart About Art)?

Not really great  Jan 14, 2008
I think it was cute for parents of the child, but not really worth purchasing, I expectsd a graft project book. Waste of money.
Excellent concept, well executed  Dec 15, 2007
An amusing introduction to the artist Matisse that I highly recommend. Written as though it's an 8-yr-old's school report, it is accessible and very informative. It includes reproductions of Matisse art and biographical information. Loved it. And it was useful as a teaching tool.
Disappointed in Matisse Drawing with Scissors  Aug 12, 2006
Cute, but not as substantial as I would have liked.

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