Red: The History of a Color
In this beautifully illustrated book, French art historian Michel Pastoureau masterfully navigates centuries of symbolism and complex meanings to present the fascinating and sometimes controversial history of the color red. The author illuminates red’s evolution through a diverse selection of captivating images, including the cave paintings of Lascaux, the works of Renaissance masters, and the modern paintings and stained glass of Mark Rothko and Josef Albers.
Hardbound, 216 pages, 9 x 9 inches, 2017, Princeton University Press
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