The Hidden Life of Art : Secrets and Symbols in Great Masterpieces

Description

Gibson teaches how to decipher the hidden clues to the meanings beneath a painting's surface, whether sacred, mythological or allegorical. This work features 50 masterpieces that are decoded in detail, with reproductions and useful reference summaries.

Details

Author(s)
Clare Gibson
Format
Hardback | 208 pages
Dimensions
224 x 280 x 26mm | 1,138.53g
Publication date
14 Sep 2006
Publisher
Saraband
Publication City/Country
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Language
English
Illustrations note
50 featured paintings, plus many detail images
ISBN10
1887354506
ISBN13
9781887354509
Bestsellers rank
1,768,111