A story from Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology. At sixteen, Nathaniel Avery was shipped off to an aunt in hopes of quelling a relationship between him and another boy. Ten years later, a frantic call brings him back home. Will a gallery renovation, the holiday season and the art of a mad genius help Nathaniel and Vincent to rebuild their friendship and rekindle a romance?
FINE ART QUOTATIONS contains over 1,700 carefully selected quotes, quips, observations, opinions and insights from over 800 of the world's greatest artists, actors, painters, musicians and philosophers - classical and modern.
Ceramic portraits in pre-Columbian America and their moulds (like negative film) reflect the agricultural revolution from millennia before Christ, as in the 19th century’s industrial revolution in Europe, when the bon bourgeois reproduced his image in a mechanical way -the photography- or the ability “to seem to himself”, in a way only possible for the Kings and members of the nobility.
Buddhist Art in Asia is a fascinating account of the spread of Buddhism from India, its land of origin, to other countries in East and Southeast Asia. Like many other religions, Buddhism found expression in the art and architecture of the various cultures it touched, but with a marked Indian influence, as vividly described and richly illustrated in this book.
Kitti the cat is an Aegean kitten, living in a park with his brothers Tom and Henry. Separated from their mother, the kittens find their way around town. Kitti is a curious kitten who gets into more trouble then the others. Find out what happens this time as he enters the world of dreams! An illustrated story. Illustrations by Joan Chen, Story by Esther Chen.