Gold - From Tutankhamun to Andy Warhol
From the royal funerary mask to the biblical scene, from a ceremonial portrait to a simple toilet, gold fascinates and has invaded art: Byzantine mosaics, Aztec ornaments, altarpieces by Giotto, portraits by Rembrandt, monochromes by Klein, neo-kitsch art by Koons... It is used to treat all subjects and adorn all materials. It adorns itself with the greatest riches to support our imagination or to denounce consumerism.
of our company. But doesn't our fascination with gold lie in this contradiction?
- Dimensions :
- 17,5 × 24,3 x 1,6 cm
- Museum :
- Petit Palais Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris
- EAN :
- Size of the book :
- Paperback with flap
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