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Fairy Tales to Nursery Rhymes: The Droller Collection of Picture Book Art

Apr
18
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Fairy Tales to Nursery Rhymes: The Droller Collection of Picture Book Art

Delaware Art Museum

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April 18, 2019
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From the Brothers Grimm and Mother Goose to Dinosaur Bob and Bumble-Ardy, engaging stories and captivating images come alive in the art of picture books. We invite children and adults to climb into the magical world of children’s literature through this stunning collection of more than 100 original and imaginative illustrations.

Fairy Tales to Nursery Rhymes features selections from favorite traditional artists such as Randolph Caldecott, Arthur Rackham, and Kate Greenaway. Luminaries from modern era include Barbra Cooney, Jerry Pinkney, and Maurice Sendak. Imaginary characters, talking animals, and fantastical adventures are captured by artists representing eight countries.

Children’s Book Drive: During the exhibit run of Fairy Tales to Nursery Rhymes: The Droller Collection of Picture Book Art, donate new or gently used children’s books at the Front Desk for Read Aloud Delaware.

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Wilmington, DE 19806
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