The Art of Beatrix Potter

The Art of Beatrix Potter

Sketches, Paintings, and Illustrations

Book - 2016
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An intimate glimpse into Potter's private world and the places that inspired her stories. She found must of her inspiration in her surroundings, and Zach takes readers on a visual tour of the areas in the British Isles that most influenced her work. The work includes early sketches as well as photos of Potter's family and household items that inspired her.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2016]
ISBN: 9781452151274
145215127X
Branch Call Number: 823.912 Z15a 2016
Characteristics: 255 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm

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Gorgeously illustrated book of Potter's art.


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d2013 Jul 09, 2017

A delightful and colorful volume... one to have in your collection if your a fan!

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May 02, 2017

Ms Potter's art is beautiful and her animals are so cute (although I hate that description as being too bland). She imparts a sort of soul to her bunnies, squirrels, hedgehogs and all the other fauna she draws & paints. I have to admit that I only skimmed the text of this book, but I spend hours admiring the drawings & paintings. There are many that would be lovely in frames, especially for a child's room.

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