Color illustrations. 79p. Measures 10×12 inches.
Text in English and French.
As guest artist at the Louvre, Belgian conceptual artist Wim Delvoye (b. 1965) created new, site-specific art for the museum that responded to the Louvre’s collections with subversive and ironic reinterpretations of older styles, including Baroque crucifixes and Gothic motifs.
Sassoon, Donald. Becoming Mona Lisa. Harcourt, Inc., 2001. ISBN: 0965043647. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26375)
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Color plates. 337p. Index.
Tracing the reception of da Vinci’s paintings as well as the development of the museums, essential to bringing art to a broad public audience, Sassoon’s account is as much the story of serious art’s popularization as it is of one painting’s ascendance to the status of global icon.