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THE FANTASTIC JUNGLES OF HENRI ROUSSEAU

Fantastic Jungles of Henri Rousseau
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Markel
Author's First Name: 
Michelle
Illustrator's First Name: 
Amanda
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Hall
Publisher: 
Eerdmans
Publication Date: 
2012

Self-taught artist Henri Rousseau ignored harsh critics by continuing to paint in his surrealistic, primitive style until younger painters like Picasso recognized his uniqueness. Illustrations in Rousseau’s dreamy style feature vibrant colors in both watercolor and acrylic. Backmatter enlarges Rousseau’s story.