First Concepts with Fine Artists, A Collection of Five BooksPhaidon Editors

A comprehensive boxed collection of groundbreaking early-learning concept books featuring the work of five celebrated twentieth-century artists

This essential first library of artful readaloud board books uses masterpieces by Henri Matisse, Ellsworth Kelly, Pablo Picasso, Josef Albers, and Alexander Calder to teach the top five concepts for toddlers – shapes, animals, colors, numbers, and opposites. Each concept is explored playfully through a curated selection of 25 artworks – beautiful reproductions of those works keep young readers engaged while the accompanying text enriches the experience with witty, conversational commentary.

Ages 1-3


  • Format: Box Set
  • Size: 205 × 180 mm (8 1/8 × 7 1/8 in)
  • Pages: 150 pp
  • Illustrations: 0 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838661199