ERIC Number: ED407327
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
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Famous Illustrators of Children's Literature.
Norby, Shirley; Ryan, Gregory
This book provides biographical information about 19 stylistically different illustrators of children's picture books. The illustrators and illustrations selected for representation demonstrate the many changes and styles in book illustration that have occurred during the past 50 years. Focus is upon how and why these individuals became children's book illustrators. Book lists and art samples are given for each of the represented artists: Lee J. Ames, Jan Brett, Norman Bridwell, Robert Bright, Marc Brown, Marcia Brown, Barbara Cooney, Gail E. Haley, Trina Schart Hyman, Susan Jeffers, David Macaulay, James Marshall, Martin and Alice Provensen, Peter Spier, Tasha Tudor, Chris Van Allsburg, Garth Williams, Vera B. Williams, and Ed Young. (MM)
Descriptors: Art, Art Education, Artists, Biographies, Books, Career Awareness, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Illustrations, Language Arts, Picture Books, Visual Arts
Instructional Fair/TS Denison, 2400 Turner Avenue, NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
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