Still Life - A History
Still Life: A History
New York: Abrams, 1999.
At 420 oversize pages, this massive undertaking charts the history of still life from the earliest Roman murals and mosaics to Pop Art.
Always highly symbolic in content and an accurate reflection of patrons' concerns, still life perhaps represents the changing tastes in art better than any other genre. Many color reproductions and details.
Hardcover with jacket.