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Title:
A noir
Author:
Casadio, Mariuccia.
Publication Information:
Paris : Assouline ; New York : Distributed to the U.S. trade by St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
174 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 36 cm
General Note:
Translated from the Italian by Francesca Havens.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9782843230684
Format :
Book

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Central Library NX164.B55 A56 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

From Louise Bourgeois to Damien Hirst, Rei Kawakubo to Helmut Lang, Mapplethorpe to Paoio Roversi, each artist featured reveals his or her personal interpretation of the color black in a startling series of images, enhancing our understanding of its pervasive presence in society today. Texts and an extensive glossary explore the use and symbolism of black not only in art and fashion, but also in literature, film, and music.


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