Art of Maurice Sendak: 1980 to the Present. Tony Kushner, Maurice Sendak.

Art of Maurice Sendak: 1980 to the Present

Harry N. Abrams, November 2003. Reprint. Cloth. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #270781
ISBN: 0810944480

Maurice Sendak ranks as one of the best known and loved children's book artists in the USA, and has been awarded both the Hans Christian Andersen Medal and the Caldecott Medal. This volume picks up where Selma Lanes' monograph of his work The Art of Maurice Sendak, published in 1980, leaves off, tracing Sendak's life and work from 1980 to 2003. provides an intimate view of the artist. Kushner not only gives a chronological overview of Sendak's work, but also allows us to see him as an accomplished author and artist redefining his legacy, and as a man coming to terms with himself.

Kushner traces Sendak's celebrated art featured in children's and adult books from 1980 to present and includes illustrations, sketches, book jackets, posters, CD covers, and theatrical production works. {11 & 3/4' x 11'} Oblong quarto in dustjacket. Front flap is not cllipped. Black cloth covered boards with gold lettering upon spine. 2nd printing. Tightly bound. [223 pages]

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