Anna and Johanna, by Geraldine Elschner, Florence Koenig (Illustrator)
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This delightful tale about two young friends in 17th-century Holland is inspired by Vermeer's two masterpieces, The Milkmaid and The Lacemaker. Children will relate to the story of first friendship as they discover the work of a Dutch master. This child-friendly introduction to the art of Vermeer will make an attractive addition to even the smallest library Young readers (Age Range: 4 - 8 years) will be fascinated by this uplifting story of friendship inspired by Jan Vermeer.
Vermeer created paintings that are among the most beloved and revered images in the history of art. This book includes full-page reproductions of Vermeer's 17th-century paintings The Milkmaid and The Lacemaker.