Resultados para: susan rubin
Brimming with photographs, paintings, memorabilia, and other artifacts from the renowned Jewish Museum and other sources, a title which coincides with the 350th anniversary of the first recorded Jewish settlement in North America provides a wide...sob encomenda
Rubin,Susan Goldman; Smith,Joseph A.(664862)
Describes the period of time two famous artists, Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, lived together and how they learned from and inspired each other.sob encomenda
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., is one of the most famous pieces of civic architecture in the world. But most people are not as familiar with the reserved college student who entered and won the design competition to build it. This...sob encomenda
Since the early nineteenth century, the women of Gee’s Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. In the only photo-essay book about the quilts of Gee’s Bend for children, award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin explores the...
Shocking pink-hot pink, as it is called today-was the signature color of Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) and perhaps her greatest contribution to the fashion world. Schiaparelli was one of the most innovative designers in the early 20th century. Many...
Continuing Chronicle's acclaimed series of artist books for kids, Wideness and Wonder is the fascinating story of the mysterious and beloved artist Georgia O'Keeffe. Well-known children's biography writer Susan Goldman Rubin traces the events that...sob encomenda
A brilliantly illustrated book examines the behind-the-scenes inspirations that led to the creation of more than 30 paintings and drawings by Degas featuring a diverse ensemble of ballerinas, from little girls practicing to performing prima...sob encomenda
Crises of Memory And the Second World Warsob encomenda
A fascinating look into the life and work of controversial French novelist Irène Némirovsky Irène Némirovsky succeeded in creating a brilliant career as a novelist in the 1930s, only to have her life cut short: a 'quot;foreign Jew'quot; in France,...
Based on interviews with the director and his family, offers a behind-the-scenes look at the movie-obsessed creator of 'E.T.,' 'Schindler's List,' 'Jaws,' and other masterpieces.
Examines the life and work of the famous architect, discussing some of his more interesting building designs
Provides a glimpse of life during World War II in both the Netherlands and the United States through the correspondence of Anne Frank and her Iowa pen pals.