A Splash of Red

A Splash of Red

The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

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Presents an illustrated introduction to the life and work of artist Horace Pippin, describing his childhood love for drawing and the World War I injury that challenged his career
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780375967122
9780375867125
Branch Call Number: PIC BIO Pippin, H 2013
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Audience: Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.1 0.5 156052
Additional Contributors: Sweet, Melissa 1956-- Illustrator
Alternative Title: Life and art of Horace Pippin

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An artist is hurt in a war but is able to return to his passion with his determination and patience.


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From the time Pippin could hold a piece of charcoal, he loved to draw, but when he returned home from World War I, he couldn’t even lift his right arm. How did he become an artist whose work is displayed in museums and galleries across the country? Full color illustrations.

From the time Pippin could hold a piece of charcoal, he loved to draw, but when he returned home from World War I, he couldn’t even lift his right arm. How did he become an artist whose work is displayed in museums and galleries across the country? Full color illustrations.

From the time Pippin could hold a piece of charcoal, he loved to draw, but when he returned home from World War I, he couldn’t even lift his right arm. How did he become an artist whose work is displayed in museums and galleries across the country? Full color illustrations.

BCD2013 Jun 12, 2014

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African-American artist Horace Pippin became a full-time painter after he was injured in World War I. A colorful account of Pippin's life and work.

BCD2013 Jun 12, 2014

NYPL Staff Pick
African-American artist Horace Pippin became a full-time painter after he was injured in World War I. A colorful account of Pippin's life and work.

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