Author & Illustrator

Esphyr Slobodkina

Biography

Esphyr Slobodkina (1908-2002), internationally renowned artist and author of the children’s classic Caps for Sale, was among the first female American artists to explore abstraction and the first to use collage in American storybooks. She studied art in Russia and China before immigrating to the United States in 1928. She was a founding member of the American Abstract Artists group, and her work is represented in prominent museum collections across the country.

More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys
Caps for Sale
More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys
Caps for Sale
More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys
Caps for Sale

Books by Esphyr Slobodkina

    Caps for Sale
    Esphyr Slobodkina
    More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys
    Esphyr Slobodkina

Book Stats

2
Authored
2
Illustrated
0
Collaborators

All Esphyr Slobodkina Books

YearTitlePages
2017More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys40
1987Caps for Sale48