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Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum

Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum (Hardback)

By Seuss, Dr
Illustrated by Joyner, Andrew

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A never-before-published Dr. Seuss book about creating and looking at art! Based on a manuscript and sketches discovered in 2013, this book is like a visit to a museum--with a horse as your guide! Explore how different artists have seen horses and maybe even find a new way of loo...king at them yourself. Discover full-color photographic art reproductions of pieces by Picasso, George Stubbs, Rosa Bonheur, Alexander Calder, Jacob Lawrence, Deborah Butterfield, Franz Marc, Jackson Pollock, and many others--all of which feature a horse! Young readers will find themselves delightfully transported by the engaging equines as they learn about the creative process and how to see art in new ways. Taking inspiration from Dr. Seuss's original sketches, acclaimed illustrator Andrew Joyner has created a look that is both subtly Seussian and wholly his own. His whimsical illustrations are combined throughout with real-life art. Cameo appearances by classic Dr. Seuss characters (among them the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, and Horton the Elephant) make Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum a playful picture book that is totally unique. Ideal for home or classroom use, it encourages critical thinking and makes a great gift for Seuss fans, artists, and horse lovers of all ages. Publisher's Notes at the end discuss the discovery of the manuscript and sketches, Dr. Seuss's interest in understanding modern art, the process of creating the book, as well as factual information about each of the artists and art reproductions included within the book.
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ISBN 9780399559129
Released NZ 3 Sep 2019
Publisher Random House
Format Hardback
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Series Classic Seuss
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ISBN-13 9780399559129
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Random House
Imprint Random House Books for Young Readers
Released 3 Sep 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Seuss, Dr
Illustrated by Joyner, Andrew
Series Classic Seuss
Category The Arts (Visual, Performing, Music)
Number of Pages 80
Dimensions Width: 211mm
Height: 277mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 700.462
Weight 621g
Interest Age 7-10 years
Reading Age 7-10 years
Library of Congress Art, Horses in art
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile