The Resource Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist, written by Julie Leung ; illustrated by Chris Sasaki

Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist, written by Julie Leung ; illustrated by Chris Sasaki

Label
Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist
Title
Paper son
Title remainder
the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist
Statement of responsibility
written by Julie Leung ; illustrated by Chris Sasaki
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Before he became an artist named Tyrus Wong, he was a boy named Wong Geng Yeo. He traveled across a vast ocean from China to America with only a suitcase and a few papers. Not papers for drawing--which he loved to do--but immigration papers to start a new life. Once in America, Tyrus seized every opportunity to make art, eventually enrolling at an art institute in Los Angeles. Working as a janitor at night, his mop twirled like a paintbrush in his hands. Eventually, he was given the opportunity of a lifetime--and using sparse brushstrokes and soft watercolors, Tyrus created the iconic backgrounds of Bambi
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leung, Julie
Dewey number
  • 700.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-8
  • K to Grade 3
LC call number
N6537.W647
LC item number
L48 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sasaki, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wong, Tyrus
  • Artists
  • Chinese American artists
  • Wong, Tyrus
  • Artists
  • Chinese American artists
Target audience
primary
Label
Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist, written by Julie Leung ; illustrated by Chris Sasaki
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781524771874
Lccn
2018052951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 2018052951
  • (OCoLC)1065751109
Label
Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist, written by Julie Leung ; illustrated by Chris Sasaki
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781524771874
Lccn
2018052951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 2018052951
  • (OCoLC)1065751109

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