Imagine visiting the famous Louvre museum in Paris – every day?
Endorsed by the Louvre, The Louvre: All the Paintings
is exactly that – all 2981 paintings on display in the Louvre’s permanent collection, each presented in full colour. Four hundred of the Louvre’s most iconic works are accompanied by a three hundred word discussion of their context and importance, and all paintings are annotated with the name of the painting, artist, date of the work, medium and size, as well as the room of the Louvre in which the painting can be found.
Forget trying to elbow your way through crowds jostling for selfies – The Louvre: All the Paintings
lets you get to know some of the world’s most important pieces of art, up close and personal. It’s the perfect indulgence for the art lover in your life.
The Louvre: All the Paintings features:
Hardcover, 784 pages.
By Vincent Pomerede and Erich Lessing, with contributions by Anja Grebe and a preface by Henri Loyrette.
Includes a bonus DVD-ROM for your computer, with digital versions of all the Louvre’s 2981 paintings, as well as a room-by-room tour of the Louvre.
Dimensions: 28 x 28 x 6.5cm.