Louvre: All the Paintings
All 2,981 paintings on display in the permanent painting collection of the Louvre are presented in full color in this striking, slipcased book. Comes with an enclosed, supportive DVD-ROM
The Louvre is the w...more
The CD could have been better. It is hard to navigate and the titles that you click on to see the collections blend into the background. It was nice to be able to zoom into the paintings to see the details. Did you know that Mona Li ...more
It is a large (and heavy) and wonderful book, full of pictures and with lots of information. So it deserves more than several visits, as it does The Louvre.
While watching and admiring those pictures, I was aware of few female artists doing that extraordinary work, even though in many paintings the woman and her beauty are captured.
I wonder if there is a kind of theory related to that, because even in modern days the tendency seems to be the same. There are simply few ...more
The perfect center table decorative book. It is gorgeous; complete; educative; with beautiful pictures and great paper quality. I loved each and every page of it. It is like going to the museum; just better because there are no hordes of tourists shooting photos and not letting you see the pictures.
The book itself is high quality glossed pages and mine came with a DVD. I will treasure this book always.