Discover Masterpieces in Pieces | Royal Museums Greenwich Shop
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld -
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld -
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld -
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld
Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld

Masterpieces in Pieces by Ingrid Swenson and Mary Auld

Regular price $22.00 Sale

Ready to learn how to look at a masterpiece by taking it into pieces? This book will take you on an exciting art-themed journey, with paintings from all around the world and from different periods. Some of these masterpieces are famous, some may really surprise you. 

From early cave paintings to Grayson Perry, see the exciting developments of art throughout history and look for connections that can be made across each masterpiece. This truly global collection will widen the eyes to many different cultures and approaches to art from across Europe, North and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Features artwork by Kerry James Marshall, Georges Seurat, John Singer Sargent, Francisco de Goya, Su Hanchen, Andreas Gursky, Diego Rivera, Natalia Goncharova, Rembrandt, Cristóvão Estevão Canhavato, Faith Ringgold, Pablo Picasso, Ford Maddox Brown, Farrukh Beg, Dorothea Tanning, Zheng Zhong, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Henri Matisse, Vincent Van Gogh, Franz Marc, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Wassily Kandinsky, Alice Neel, and many, many more.

  • Age 9-11 and any art enthusiast 
  • English
  • Hardback
  • 128 pages 
  • Size: 300 x 242 x 16 mm

Willem van de Velde the Elder and his son Willem van de Velde the Younger were the most famous maritime artists of the 17th century and were instrumental to the birth of English seascape painting. Visit our exhibition The Van de Veldes: Greenwich, Art and the Sea from 2 March 2023 exploring the life and work of these world-renowned Dutch artists.

Shop our exhibition gifts and books. Discover the full range.

+ Read more - Show less
  • FREE UK Delivery for orders over £50

    Our standard processing
    and fulfillment time is 1-2 working days from the time you placed your order, excluding Custom Prints, online-only telescopes and personalised clothing.

    All UK orders (excluding personalised clothing) are sent using a tracked service.

    Custom Prints (those which are customised by choosing a size and frame) and personalised clothing take a little longer to fulfill due to being made to order.

    Please see our Delivery & Returns page for more information and last order dates.

    Online-only telescopes are shipped directly from Celestron.

    FREE Standard UK delivery for all orders over £50 (Royal Mail)

    For all other orders, we offer Standard UK delivery for £4.95 per order (Royal Mail).

    We also offer UK FedEx 1-3 Working Days for £9.90. Excludes Custom Prints and Personalised Clothing.

  • International Delivery Information

    Delivery rate varies by country and value of order, and starts from as little as £6.95. 

    Please allow 5-7 working days for standard orders to be dispatched.

    Custom Prints (those which are customised by choosing a size and frame) and personalised clothing take a little longer to fulfill due to being made to order. Please see our recommended last order dates for these items on our  Delivery & Returns page.

    We send using a Royal Mail/FedEx tracked delivery service (excluding personalised products). Please allow 7-10 working days to receive after we have dispatched.

    Please see our Delivery & Returns page for all information.

  • Returns Policy

    For all returns, please contact us as soon as possible using the contact form, expressing your wish to return. Please wait for confirmation from one of our team before returning.

    Custom Prints (those which are customised by choosing a size and frame) and personalised clothing are made to order and therefore we are unable to offer a refund or exchange, unless they are faulty.

    Please see our Delivery & Returns page for full information.

  • Every purchase supports the work of Royal Museums Greenwich

    All proceeds from all purchases made on the Royal Museums Greenwich online shop support the work of the museum. 

    Should you wish to, you can now add a voluntary donation to your order. All donations, big or small, will make a difference.

    Thank you for your continued support.