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Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff

the legacy of Babar

by Ann Meinzen Hildebrand

  • 335 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Twayne Publishers in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Brunhoff, Jean de, 1899-1937 -- Characters -- Babar,
    • Brunhoff, Laurent de, 1925- -- Characters -- Babar,
    • Children"s stories, French -- History and criticism,
    • Children"s stories, French -- Illustrations,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- France,
    • Babar (Fictitious character),
    • Elephants in literature,
    • Elephants in art

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 156-168) and index.

      StatementAnn Meinzen Hildebrand.
      SeriesTwayne"s world authors series ;, TWAS 824., Children"s literature, Twayne"s world authors series ;, TWAS 824., Twayne"s world authors series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2603.R9453 Z69 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1562413M
      ISBN 100805782672
      LC Control Number91043860

      Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff. In Jean de Brunhoff introduced French children to a little elephant by the name of Babar, a gentle, charming character whose journey from orphaned forest dweller to dapper, convivial sophisticate is chronicled in L'Histoire de Babar, the first in a series of stories that has. Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff Jean de Brunhoff (–) Jean de Brunhoff, the French artist who created one of the most enduring fictional characters of all time, was born in Paris in When he was in his early thirties, the father of two young boys, de Brunhoff wrote and illustrated Histoire de Babar, le petit éléphant (), the.

      Laurent de Brunhoff (b. , Paris) is the acclaimed author and artist of Babar the Elephant books. The classic series started as a bedtime story first invented and told by Laurent’s mother, Cécile de Brunhoff, and was later illustrated in book form by his father, Jean de Brunhoff (). Jean de Brunhoff () is considered to be one of the greatest picture book authors in history. Babar began as a story told by his wife, Cécile de Brunhoff, to their two young sons, Laurent and Mathieu, of a little elephant whose mother is shot by hunters and then moves to Paris in search of a new home. The boys so loved the story they asked their father Jean, an artist, to create some.

      LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF."Babar took them to see the Cathedral of Notre Dame." Color study for the illustration in Babar's World Tour, (New York: Harry Abrams, ). Mixed media, including gouache, watercolor, pen and ink, over graphite. x mm; 9 1/4¾x8 1/2 inches, image, on larger sheet. Signed in full, lower left image. Jean de Brunhoff named the elephant Babar, developed the plot and wrote a book for them: "L'Histoire de Babar, le petit Elephant" (The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant). Taking over for his father, who died of tuberculosis in , Laurent wrote and illustrated "Babar et ce Coquin d'Arthur" (Babar and that Rascal Arthur) in and has been.


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Brunhoff, Jean de (zhäN də brü`nôf), –, French author and illustrator of children's books, He wrote and illustrated The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant (), the tale of a kind, gentle, elegantly attired elephant king in the Edwardian mold.

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Originating as a bedtime story told by Laurent’s mother, Babar first came to life through the art of Laurent’s father, Jean de Brunhoff, who produced seven books about the character. Laurent built on his father’s work and created many adventures for the Pages: Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, b&w and colour reproductions.

"Babar was created by the painter Jean de Brunhoff, who produced the first seven books of the series between andthe year of his untimely death. In his artist son Laurent took up where Jean had left off.

Jean and Laurent De Brunhoff. BABAR'S ANNIVERSARY ALBUM. SIX FAVORITE STORIES. INTRODUCTION BY MAURICE SENDAK. NY: Random House, First Printing. A Very Good Hardcover with Dust Jacket. All books are in the condition stated above.

Please examine photos for condition details. I will answer any questions you may have as quickly as Rating: % positive. Laurent de Brunhoff, whose father, Jean, invented the Babar children's books, and his wife, Phyllis Rose, a graduate of Radcliffe, have donated the original Jean de Brunhoff work to Houghton Library.

Rose Lincoln/Harvard Staff Photographer.Laurent de Brunhoff, Writer: Les Aventures de Babar. Laurent de Brunhoff was born on Aug in Paris, France. He is a writer and actor, known for Les Aventures de Babar (), Babar: The Movie () and Babar: King of the Elephants ().

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