A HistoryBook - 1989
Translation of: Histoires de la nature morte. A unique view of the history of the genre, going as far back as ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome, to the trompe l'oeil exercises of Peto and the breakfast pieces of Claesz, revealing the variety of intentions and expressions down to the 20th century. Includes 150 fine, full-color illustrations. Oversized (11.5x12.5"). Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Skira/Rizzoli, 1989.
Branch Call Number: 758.409 S628
Characteristics: 181 p. : col. ill. ; 33 cm.