13 art mysteries children should know / Angela Wenzel ; [translation, Cynthia Hall].

Presents information about thirteen mysteries from the art world, including questions about the Mona Lisa, van Gogh, and the street artist Banksy.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Wenzel, Angela.
Other Authors: Hall, Cynthia A. (Translator)
Format: Book
Published: Munich : Prestel, ©2011.
Series:13... children should know.
Table of Contents:
  • Moses' Ark of the Covenant
  • The riddle of Apelles
  • What did Jesus really look like?
  • Jan van Eyck and oil painting
  • The world of Hieronymus Bosch
  • Why is Mona Lisa smiling?
  • How did Caravaggio die?
  • Was Jan Vermeer a photographer?
  • The missing Amber Room
  • Goya and the ugly queen
  • To whom did Van Gogh give his ear?
  • Surrealistic picture puzzles
  • Who is Banksy?
  • Glossary.