Laurence Anholt - All books by this author
Anholt's Artists Books for Children - All books in this series
Young Marie wants to be a ballerina, but her parents have no money for lessons. She must earn what little money she can as an artistís model at a ballet school. Then, her life takes an unusual turn when she models for the famous sculptor, Edgar Degas. This is a title in Barronís Anholtís Artists Books for Children series, in which author and illustrator Laurence Anholt recalls memorable and sometimes amusing moments when the lives of the artists were touched by children. Anholtís fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists. (Ages 4Ė8, F&P Reading Level: P)
About The Author:
Laurence Anholt is the author and illustrator of several childrenís books about famous artists, all available in North America from Barronís. They include Degas and the Little Dancer, Leonardo and the Flying Boy, The Magical Garden of Claude Monet, and van Gogh and the Sunflowers.
Paperback / 32 Pages / 9 1/8 x 11 3/8 / 2007