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Picasso and the Girl With the Ponytail (Paperback) (Laurence Anholt)

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Sylvette is a shy little girl, but her neighbor happens to be the artist Pablo Picasso. Attracted by Sylvette's classical facial profile and her lovely ponytail hair style, Picasso convinces her to overcome her shyness and pose for a series of artworks. These drawings, paintings, and sculptures soon become world famous, and encouraged to abandon her shyness, Sylvette herself begins a career as a fine artist. This is a title in Barron'sAnholt's 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. Anholt's fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists.
Sylvette is a shy little girl, but her neighbor happens to be the artist Pablo Picasso. Attracted by SylvetteÂ's classical facial profile and her lovely ponytail hair style, Picasso convinces her to overcome her shyness and pose for a series of artworks. These drawings, paintings, and sculptures soon become world famous, and encouraged to abandon her shyness, Sylvette herself begins a career as a fine artist. This is a title in BarronÂ's AnholtÂ's 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. AnholtÂ's fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists.
Number of Pages: 26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Biography + Autobiography / Art
Series Title: Anholt's Artists Books for Children
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Barrons Juveniles
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Laurence Anholt
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2007
TCIN: 11811671
UPC: 9780764138539
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-4754
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