Close
  • El abuelo y la biblioteca: Cómo Charles White aprendió a pintar - Hardcover in color
  • El abuelo y la biblioteca: Cómo Charles White aprendió a pintar - Hardcover in color
Images
  • Product image number 0
    Click to zoom
  • Product image number 1
    Click to zoom

El abuelo y la biblioteca: Cómo Charles White aprendió a pintar - Hardcover

$19.95
Non-Member
20 USD
$17.95 Member
Item# 900073-900073

In Stock

Add to cart options
Product Options
  • Gift Wrap Option
Promotions
Product Actions
+
-
900073-900073 null
By C. Ian White
 
This charming children's book follows the young Charles White as he goes to the library every day to look at picture books and watch the people around him. Later he draws what he has seen on scraps of paper. Over time he learns to be patient and observant, and, by watching art students painting in the park, he learns how to mix and use oil paints. As he grows up, Charles creates powerful portraits of the figures he sees and admires—of his family as well as of African American musicians, thinkers, scientists, and civil rights leaders. By telling his own stories and those of others, he becomes an artist.
 
Written and illustrated by his son, C. Ian White, and featuring full-color reproductions of Charles White's own artworks, this deeply personal story traces the childhood influences that inspired young Charles to become an artist and a teacher. 40 pp.; illustrations throughout.
 
Available in English.
  • Size
    9.25w x 12"h
  • Year of Design
    2018
  • Origin
    Turkey
  • Author
    C. Ian White
  • Pages
    40
  • Genre
    MoMA Publications

$7.95 Flat standard shipping fee available. Learn More.

If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase, you may return merchandise within 90 days for a refund in the form of original payment. Learn More.

90 Day Satisfaction Guarantee
El abuelo y la biblioteca: Cómo Charles White aprendió a pintar - Hardcover

Authenticity Guarantee

At MoMA Design Store, all of the designs we sell are curator-approved and authentic. We ensure the integrity of our products through research and by working closely with the designers. Our products embody the spirit of good design objects in MoMA's collection. Some of them are actual designs represented in the Museum's collection.

Reviews