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The Resource Edward Hopper paints his world, Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor

Edward Hopper paints his world, Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor

Label
Edward Hopper paints his world
Title
Edward Hopper paints his world
Statement of responsibility
Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this challenge.Edward Hopper's story is one of courage, resilience, and determination
  • In this picture book biography of Edward Hopper, Robert Burleigh and Wendell Minor invite young readers into the world of a truly special American painter, most celebrated for his paintings "Nighthawks" and "Gas."
Biography type
individual biography
Citation source
  • Booklist, June 2014
  • Horn Book, September 2014
  • Kirkus Starred, June 2014
  • Pub Weekly, May 2014
  • School Library Journal, July 2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burleigh, Robert
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
K123
Intended audience source
Childrens Plus, Inc
Interest level
LG
LC call number
ND237.H75
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Minor, Wendell
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hopper, Edward
  • Hopper, Edward
  • Painters
  • Artists
Target audience
primary
Label
Edward Hopper paints his world, Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano books"--T.p
Bar code
  • 31223107690993
  • 31223107690977
  • 31223107690985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
38 p.
Isbn
9780805087529
Lccn
2013037068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
858730913
Label
Edward Hopper paints his world, Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor
Publication
Note
"Christy Ottaviano books"--T.p
Bar code
  • 31223107690993
  • 31223107690977
  • 31223107690985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
38 p.
Isbn
9780805087529
Lccn
2013037068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
858730913

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