• A VERY ROMANTIC COLLECTION OF COUPLES IN THE WORLD’S ART HISTORY
• THE STORY OF COMPANIONSHIP TOLD IN ONE HUNDRED WORKS OF ART
• A PERFECT GIFT FOR COUPLES NOT JUST FOR VALENTINE’S DAY
This chronologically arranged and emotion- driven catalogue of couples runs through many epochs and various continents. With examples from across the globe we present iconic and lesser-known, yet interesting, couples immorta- lized in the history of art. Whether affectionately embracing or in flirty conversation, seducing or simply enjoying time together, these lovers allow readers into their complex world. This celebration of romantic relationships is expressed through sculptures, paintings, photographs, tapestries, stained glass and illustrations. Gathered here are representations of couples from ancient cultures to modern times. They offer us a great selection of couples: those who lived in the past, couples from mythology, and purely fictional pairs. This variety of artistic means and visions results in a charming collection.
210 x 290 mm (81⁄4 x 111⁄2 in)
RIGHTS SOLD: GERMAN, TURKISH