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Author Lanes, Selma G., author

Title The art of Maurice Sendak / Selma G. Lanes
Published New York : H.N. Abrams, 1980
©1980

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 MELB  741.642 SEN-L  AVAILABLE
Description 278 pages : illustrations (some color)
Contents Introductory Note -- Brooklyn beginnings -- Out the window -- The long apprenticeship -- A controversial triumph: Where the wild things are -- The art of the picture book -- Inspired pastiches: work of the sixties -- Jennie: the love of my life -- In the night kitchen: a picture book "from the direct middle of me" -- Grimm purpose -- Branching out, digging deep -- Recurring themes -- Portrait of the artist as a private person -- A chronology of books
Summary A biography of the American illustrator for children exploring his life and work. Includes many samples of his work
Notes Includes index
Bibliography "Chronology of books:" pages 271-272
Subject Sendak, Maurice, 1928-
Sendak, Maurice.
Sendak, Maurice.
Illustration of children's books
Illustrators -- United States -- Biography.
Illustrators -- United States.
Illustration of books.
Author Morton, Robert, 1934-
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., publisher
LC no. 80010796
ISBN 0810916002