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by Jonah Winter, Jeanette Winter (Illustrator)

This story of Diego Rivera, the greatest muralist of Mexico—and of the world—is told in Spanish and English. Vibrant miniature paintings convey the sense of adventure and magic that marked Rivera's early years. And the story shows how his passion for painting and love for his country combined to make a powerful art celebrating the Mexican people


Es la historia de Diego Rivera, el gran muralista Mejicano—y del mundo—y está contada en Espanol y en Ingles.  Vibrantes pinturas en miniatura transmiten el sentido de magia  y aventura que marcaron los primeros articu1os de Rivera y la historia nos muestra como al combinar su pasion por la pintura y el amor por su pais logró un poderoso arte que reconoce al pueblo Mejicano.

Discusses the childhood of Diego Rivera and how it influenced his art.


  • About The Author Jeanette Winter has written and illustrated almost 50 books for children. She lives in New York City. Jonah Winter has written numerous books for children, including Frida and Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. ISBN-13: 9780679856177 Publisher: Random House Children's Books Publication date: 8/28/1994 Series: Reading Rainbow Series Edition description: Reprint Pages: 40 Age range: 3 - 7 Years - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Art Art | History -Rivera, Diego-Childhood and youth -Painters-Mexico -Artists-Painting, Modern -Art appreciation
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