Art Forgeries: Spot the Difference! Find the Fake!

Art Forgeries Spot the Difference Find the Fake This highly engaging book lets young readers play detective as they examine great works of art to see if they are the real thing or forgeries From Michelangelo to Picasso art history is filled with s

  • Title: Art Forgeries: Spot the Difference! Find the Fake!
  • Author: Doris Kutschbach
  • ISBN: 9783791371047
  • Page: 239
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This highly engaging book lets young readers play detective as they examine great works of art to see if they are the real thing or forgeries From Michelangelo to Picasso, art history is filled with stories of spectacular forgeries that have stumped the greatest scholars of their time It is from this fascinating angle that young readers learn about the great works of arThis highly engaging book lets young readers play detective as they examine great works of art to see if they are the real thing or forgeries From Michelangelo to Picasso, art history is filled with stories of spectacular forgeries that have stumped the greatest scholars of their time It is from this fascinating angle that young readers learn about the great works of art in this fun and educational book Set in an imaginary museum, it presents reproductions of famous art works alongside forgeries Readers are asked to play detective as they examine each painting closely, looking for the differences Along the way a small cartoon sleuth leads them through the paintings, uncovering technical and historical details that enhance readers appreciation and knowledge Whether they re examining Seurat s painting of an afternoon scene on the island of La Grande Jatte an arrangement of flowers by Sargent van Gogh s Starry Night or Rousseau s Exotic Landscape, readers will be playfully drawn into the world of great art and no doubt eager to examine other works first hand.

    One thought on “Art Forgeries: Spot the Difference! Find the Fake!”

    1. A mesmerizing take on the I Spy approach to books. Spot the differences between great pieces of art and, sometimes very funny, fakes.

    2. Clever detectives spot the differences in the forged copies of famous paintings. Fun for older kids to do together or with an adult. Sneaky way to introduce great art- mwahahahaha

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