Language:Chinese.HardCover. Pub. Date: 2007 Publisher: Thames & Hudson. Limited in Click on the Google Preview image above to read some pages of this book! Candida Hofer's photographs. details for contempt contempt. Contempt commits are silent at first sight of the all human presence In a masterly. almost magical way. they bear witness to the strength of architecture and the magnificence of painted or sculpted decoration. and despite (or perhaps because of) the absence of the public. they capture the basic purpose of cultural institutions. such as museums. open houses and liaries. which have been her favourite theme for some ten years. Here Hofer turns her attention to the vast universe of the Louvre. This series of photographs allows her to examine one of the key elements in the history of the Louvre and a specific feature of museum architecture: the gallery. The changing c...
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Description du livre Thames & Hudson Ltd, 2006. Hardcover. État : Brand New. 48 pages. 13.27x10.63x0.47 inches. In Stock. N° de réf. du libraire zk0500543275
Description du livre Thames Hudson Ltd, United Kingdom, 2006. Hardback. État : New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. In this elegant volume of photographs Candida Hofer portrays the empty rooms and galleries of theLouvre on days when it was closed to the public. In Hofer s luminous colour photographs, the treasures of Western art enter into a silent yet eloquent dialogue with the architectural setting, the luxurious decor, the building s past - and its present. N° de réf. du libraire LVN9780500543276