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The Museum of Scandals - a book by Baucheron, Éléa

The Museum of Scandals

Art That Shocked the World

The Museum of Scandals( )
Author: Baucheron, Éléa
Routex, Diane
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Prestel Publishing
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

Spanning the Renaissance to the 21st century, this riveting collection of scandalous works shows how the notion of "shocking" art has evolved and explores why and how artists continue to push the public's visual buttons. For centuries artists have been pushing the limits of society's norms, whether in the form of a new technique, subject matter, or message. In the 15th century, a fresco by Masaccio shocked audiences by playing with perspective to depict Adam and Eve's expulsion from...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / History / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):10.25 x 8.25 Inches

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