By: Davis, Harry. (Tasha Tudor.)

Price: $22.50 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

148 pp, 11 1/8" H. Profusely illustrated in color and b&w with photographs and reproductiions. "Harry Davis draws from more than 10,000 pieces produced by Tasha Tudor, and here includes 150 of her finest paintings and drawings, including holiday cards, illustrations from her classic children's books, fashion designs she made for Pierre Deux, and samples from her personal sketchbooks. Tasha Tudor is the illustrator, author, or subject of more than ninety books, including 'The Secret Garden', one of the bestselling children's books of all time. She has left an indelible print on the traditions and celebrations of devoted fans all over the world. (She) has lived her art for three-quarters of a century, raising her own food, spinning and weaving her family's clothes, and leaving the fruits of her hobbies to the world as paramount collections - her gardens are famous, and her collection of 1830s clothing is the world's best. This is the definitve look at how Tasha Tudor's life has created her art, how her art has shaped her life, and why it is essential to view them together to best appreciate her gracious legacy. Davis provides detailed biographical information, everything from the origin of Tasha's name to how she raised four children on her own, in order to illustrate the amazing connection between her life and work. A longtime confidant, Davis details his most personal memories of the good and bad times they shared together." Light edge wear, bump at top of spine, one small light corner bump, remainder mark on bottom of text block. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, wrinkling at top of spine - minor wrinkling elsewhere.


Author Name: Davis, Harry. (Tasha Tudor.)

Illustrator: Tasha Tudor.

Categories: Childrens, Literary Biography, Art - General, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators, Books About Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 2000

ISBN Number: 0316174939

ISBN Number 13: 9780316174930

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 27806

Keywords: Tasha Tudor, American Illustrators, Women, Artists, 20th Century, Corgis, Dogs, Cats, Christmas, Gardens, Gardening, Children, Rural Life, America, United States, Celebrations, Winter, Cooking, Families, Family Life, Book Illustrators, Caldecott Award Winning Artists.,