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I, Juan de Pareja
I Juan de Pareja
Author: Elizabeth Borton De Trevino
When the great Velázquez was painting his masterpieces at the Spanish court in the seventeenth century, his colors were expertly mixed and his canvases carefully prepared by his slave, Juan de Pareja. In a vibrant novel which depicts both the beauty and the cruelty of the time and place, Elizabeth Borton de Treviño tells the story of Juan, who w...  more »
PBS Market Price: $8.09 or $4.19+1 credit
ISBN-13: 9780312380052
ISBN-10: 0312380054
Publication Date: 4/29/2008
Pages: 192
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
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Publisher: Square Fish
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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Fascinating book! You don't normally see books about slaves in other countries, and also about artists - very captivating.
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Enjoyable historical fiction about the life of Juan de Pareja, a slave of the Spanish painter Diego Velazquez. I think it gives an interesting look into that time period (early 17th century).
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