Discover the secret symbols and meaning behind 62 featured paintings in this unique volume. Ranging from Giotto's 14th century painting of The Last Judgment to the 19th century symbolist Gustave Moreau's depiction of Jupiter and Semele, each work has been selected for its own symbolic enigma.
The innovative design of Discovering the Great Masters pairs each painting with a page of
Other works in this unique and fascinating book include Renaissance masterpieces such as Botticelli's Primavera and The Birth of Venus,
Paul Crenshaw is assistant professor of art history and archaeology at Washington University in
Author — Written by Paul Crenshaw, contribution by Rebecca Tucker and Alexandra
Hardcover. 308 pages.