Art's Lament: Creativity in the Face of Death

By: Goldfarb, Hilliard T.

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Artistic expression "in the face of epidemic catastrophe". Works created over centuries and at times of plague, war, etc. compared with contemporary works to form "common ground on which to share our humanity and learn how better to come to term with our own crises". Full page illustrations, color and b&w; translation of the introduction to The Decameron.

Title: Art's Lament: Creativity in the Face of Death

Author Name: Goldfarb, Hilliard T.

Categories: Art - Artists' Monographs,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Trustees, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum: 1994

Binding: Pictorial Wrapper (softcover)

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Exhibition Catalogue

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 002493

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