An exciting journey through the History of Pictures, in the company of David Hockney and Martin Gayford, highlighted through the illustrations by Rose Blake. Children, and older readers alike, will discover unseen aspects and secrets of art history, along with their creators, from early art drawn on cave walls to the images we make today on our computers and phone cameras.

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    A History of Pictures for Children

     David Hockney & Martin Gayfor

    Illustrated by Rose Blake

    Translated from English by Karina Lampsa

    A History of Pictures for Children takes readers on a journey through art history, from early art drawn on cave walls to the images we make today on our computers and phone cameras. Τhis edition of A History of Pictures is told through conversations between the artist David Hockney and the author Martin Gayford, who talk about art with inspiring simplicity and clarity. Rose Blake’s illustrations illuminate the narratives of both authors to bring the history of art alive for a young audience.

    Winner of the prestigious BolognaRagazzi New Horizons Award 2019.

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    Weight 950 g
    Dimensions 28 × 21.6 cm
    Language

    Greek

    Pages 128
    Images 160
    Drawings
    • DAVID HOCKNEY

      David Hockney is perhaps one of the world’s most acclaimed and popular artists of our time. He makes pictures in almost every medium and likes to look carefully at the work of other artists. His book Secret Knowledge explains some of his ideas about how artists throughout history have created their pictures.

    • MARTIN GAYFORD

      Martin Gayford is art critic and author. He has had many conversations with David Hockney over the years about art, some of which he has written down in books including A Bigger Message

    • ROSE BLAKE

      Rose Blake is an illustrator who also makes pictures. She creates illustrations for books, magazines, newspapers and art galleries. When she was eleven, she and her parents went on holiday to LA and visited David Hockney at his house. Since then she has been one of his biggest fans.

DAVID HOCKNEY & MARTIN GAYFORD Illustrated by ROSE BLAKE

A HISTORY OF PICTURES FOR CHILDREN

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An exciting journey through the History of Pictures, in the company of David Hockney and Martin Gayford, highlighted through the illustrations by Rose Blake. Children, and older readers alike, will discover unseen aspects and secrets of art history, along with their creators, from early art drawn on cave walls to the images we make today on our computers and phone cameras.

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