Living Biographies of Great Painters

  • by Henry Thomas, Dana Lee Thomas
  • Narrated by Pat Bottino
  • 10 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

To appreciate the meaning and beauty of great works of art, we must be familiar with the lives of the geniuses who created them. For in the personalities and life stories of great artists is the key to their masterpieces. Here are vivid stories of men who dreamed, struggled, and suffered so that they might give expression to their divine gifts. And here are also frank stories of human beings, many of whom lived exciting lives of romance and adventure. These are Living Biographies, and they have the fascination of fiction illumined and strengthened with the permanent appeal of historical fact.


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Customer Reviews

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skip this book unless you missed art 101

If you want a very quick overview of artist lives this is for you. A good one to put by your bed to make you go to sleep. Good reader.
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- Ed W


The book had more speculation than actual facts. It was not engaging and the narration was tedious.
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- Eemer_CA "eemer"

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-09-2006
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.