The Iridescence of Birds: A book about Henri Matisse
An original and luminous look at the life of the artist Henri Matisse by Newbery Medal winner Patricia MacLachlan
If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures?
Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world's most famous and influential artists by acclaimed author and Newbery Medal-winning Patricia MacLachlan and innovative illustrator Hadley Hooper.
- Hardcover with book jacket
- 40 pages; illustrated throughout in color
- 11.2 × 9.3 inches (28.4 × 23.6 cm)
- Ideal for ages 4 to 8 years