Red: The History of a Color
Red: The History of a Color

Red: The History of a Color

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Author: Michel Pastoureau

Number Of Pages: 216

A beautifully illustrated visual and cultural history of the color red throughout the ages

In this beautifully illustrated book, Michel Pastoureau, the acclaimed author of Blue, Black, and Green, now masterfully navigates centuries of symbolism and complex meanings to present the fascinating and sometimes controversial history of the color red. Pastoureau illuminates red's evolution through a diverse selection of captivating images, including the cave paintings of Lascaux, the works of Renaissance masters, and the modern paintings and stained glass of Mark Rothko and Josef Albers.